List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
TURKEY HILL Turkey Hill Mr. J. Broadfoot
Mr. J. McClelland
026 [Situation] On the farm of 'Balfern' (N) [North] S by W [South by West] of 'Ring Hill'. 1 mile S E [South East] of Kirkinner.
A prominent hill on the farm of '[Balfern]' (North) on its summit is a Trigl. [Trigonometrical] Station called after the hill by the Trigl. [Trigonometrical] Party.
Baldoon Parks
Baldoon Parks
Mr. J. Broadfoot
"Map of Galloway"
Nicholsons His [History] of Galloway.
Ainslie's Map 1782.
026 [Situation] On the Farms of 'Baldoon Mains'. 'West Mains', 'East Mains' & 'Crook' bounded on the north by 'River Bladnoch' & on the South by the farms of 'West Mains' & Kirkland - "East Mains" & 'Balfern' (North).
A large district of Country, [forming] a green Park on the Estate of 'Baldoon'
but now divided [into] farms.

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[Page] 14- Plan 26 A -- Parish of Kirkinner
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34 - Baldoon Parks

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