List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
FAIRY THORN Fairythorn Mr J McHarg 013 [Situation] 5 Chains West of the N.W. [North West] point of Barhill Wood.
A Whitethorn Bush on the farm of Barbuchany and near the Craigoncloy Well, from the Roots of which the Water of the Well first Issues. -
MELYHODD THORN Melyhodd Thorn Mr Charles Fulton 013 [Situation] 10 Chains N.E [North East] of Knockbrex Turnpike.
A large Whitethorn Bush on the road from Newtonstewart to Glenluce. Takes its name from some Houses which formerly stood here. -

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