List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CROSS WELL (on the Site of Market Cross Solemn League and Covenant Publicly Burned Here Cross Well
Cross Well
Cross Well
Mr Waldie Bookseller Linlithgow
Mr Brockley Plumber Linlithgow
Mr Henderson Town Clerk's Office Linlithgow
etc, etc
001 [Situation] On the S. [South] of The "Town House" in the Centre of "The Cross" A Spring-well Situated about the Centre of the Square Known as "The Cross" And fronting the Town Hall - This well is Covered by a handsome fountain Shaped like an Imperial Crown; it was erected about forty years ago And its jets are kept Constantly Running - The Well was formerly Situated a little South of its present position but was removed when the Market Cross was taken Away, And it now Covers the Site of that object - The Supply of water is derived from a fountain-head Situated Near Rivalds Green - The Solemn League And Covenant was publically burned on this spot on the Anniversary of the Restoration 1662

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