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Parish of Alnham, Sheet 29C/9 and 14

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Bloodybush Edge Bloodybush Edge Ralph Carr Esqr Hedgeley On Sheet This name applies to an Eminence
Bloodybush Edge Mr H. G. Crisp, Farmer 29. C of Considerable Elevation, over
Prendwick which the boundary between
Bloodybush Edge Revd G. S Thomson, Vicar Alnham, and Kidland, passes, –
Alnham it is covered with heathy pasture,
and there is no tradition respecting
the origin of the Name.
Sting Burn Sting Burn Mr H. G. Crisp, Prendwick On Sheets A considerable Stream originating – as
Sting Burn Mr John Burn, Shepd 29. C & the name implies – near "Sting Head,
Low Bleakhope 29. D and flowing in an Easterly direction
Sting Burn Mr John Amos, Shepherd, amalgamates with Smalehope Burn,
Ewartlyshank after which it takes the name of Shank
Sting Head Sting Head Mr H. G. Crisp, Prendwick On Sheet A slight eminenece situated at the head
Sting Head Mr John Burn, Shepd 29. C of Sting Burn, and on the parish
Low Bleakhope boundary
Sting Head Mr John Amos, Shepherd,
John Callanan 2nd Corporal Royal Engineers

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Transcribed by JW and LF

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