List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
MERRYLEES T.P. [Turn Pike] Merrylees Toll Bar
Merrylees Toll Bar
Mr D. Proven Toll Collector
Mr William Dawson Mannerston
002 [Situation] About 36 Chains Sw by W [South West by West] of Binns.
A toll gate on the road leading from Linlithgow to Queensferry. Situated a few Chains West from Merrylees.
It is the property of the County Road Trustees.
BINNS (1623) Binns
Binns House
Mr William Dawson Manerston
Mr D Proven Merrylees
Forrest's Co. [County] map
New Stat. Acct. [Statistical Account]
Fullarton's Gazetteer
002 [Situation] In the western portion of the parish of Abercorn

A large and very handsome Mansion three storeys high. and in good repair
It is pleasantly situated on the West brow of Binns Hill, and commands an extensive view of the Surrounding Country. It is surrounded with a large demesne well stocked forest trees. and is the property of Sir William Dalyell Bart. [Baronet] it is occupied at present by Mr. McFarlane of Falkirk.

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