List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
ELDRIG HILL Eldrich Hill
Eldrich Hill
Eldrich Hill
Peter McMurray
Alexander Stewart
William Stewart
031 [Situation] 1 1/2 miles SE by E [South East by East] of Logan House.
A tolerable large hill on the farm of high & Low EldricK the surface of which is arable land. On its summit is a plantation the wood of which consists of Fir, Beech & Birch etc. On the most elevated part of this hill is a Trigl [Trigonometrical] Station called by Trigl [Trigonometrical] Party 'Eldrige'.
LOW ELDRIG Low Eldrick
Low Eldrick
Low Eldrick
Peter McMurray
Alexander Stewart
Proprietors Rent Roll.
Note j Chalmers, Caledonia Vol. [Volume] 3, p. [page] 379.
Note k Chalmers Caledonia Vol. [Volume] 3, p.[page] 379.
031 [Situation] About 1 mile ESE [East South East] of Logan House.
A neat & commodious farm house one story high and out houses all in tolerable good repair with a farm of 60 acres of good arable [land] attached. Occupied by Peter McMurray. The property of Colonel McDowall of Logan.

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[Page] 20 -- Parish of Kirkmaiden
Form 136
page 69 Eldrig hill
71 Low Eldrig

Wherever this name has occurred throughout
Wigtownshire, it has been written 'Eldrig'
being first recommended by Mr. McHaffie & others.

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