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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
RIVER CREE Cree
Cree Water
River Cree
River Cree
Andrew McQueen
Ainslies Map 1782
George McHaffie Esqr.
John McMillan Esqr.
013 [Situation] The Eastern Boundary of the Parish.
A considerable River forming the eastern boundary of the Parish, also the Boundary between the Counties of Wigton & Kirkcudbright. The Tide flows to a point marked by the Makermore Ford. It is navigable for Vessels of about 50 Tons Burden to a Quay called Carty Port, above this the navigation of the River is rendered dangerous, if not altogether impeded from the course of the River through the loose sands composing its bed, being continually changing.
BARHILL WOOD Barrhill Wood
Barrhill Wood
Barrhill Wood
Barrhill Wood
Barhill Wood
Mr. Andrew McQueen
Mr. J. McHarg
Mr. J. Ray
Mr. Robert Stroyan
George McHaffie Esqr.
013 [Situation] 1 mile South of Newtonstewart and near the River Cree.
An extensive wood embracing all the Plantations on Barrhill varying from 1 to 10 years growth. It is composed of both Fir and Forest Trees. -

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Parish of Penninghame
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66 River Cree
48 Barhill Wood

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