List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
Cairn Top
Cairn Top
Cairn Top or East Dergoals
Cairn Top or East Dergoals
Cairn Top
Cairn Top
Alexander Dougan, Farmer, High Dergoals
William Cumming, Kirkcowan
Robert Eccles, High Dergoals (via) Glenluce
Robert Haswell, Cairn Top (via) Glenluce
Andrew Haswell, Farmer, Cairn Top (via) Glenluce
David Milligan, Kirkcowan
John Kevan, Kirkcowan
018 A well built Stone wall house with out houses in good repair and a Small farm of Generally moor land attached it which has been taken from the farm of High Dergoals there appears to be no decided Reason for Calling it Cairn Top (except from High Dergoals being by Some called that name) Mr Guthries the Factor in his address calls it Dergoals Several, altho' [although] the people generally are applying Cairn Top to High Dergoals, it is enterd in the Lease as High Dergoals and is the proper name, but the above mentioned House being a Public House is well Known to travellers as Cairn Top, it is Occupied by Andrew Haswell and is the property of Lord Stair

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Plan 18 A -- List of Names collected by Pte [Private] Peter BracKen RS&M [Royal Sappers & Miners]
Trace 6
[Object] Houses
[Parish] Old Luce
[Signed] Peter BracKen
Pte [Private] RS&M [Royal Sappers & Miners]
27th March 1848

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