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Sheet 50 Plan 3 Parish of Elsdon

< List of Names
as written on the Plan
Various modes of
Spelling the same Names
Authority for those modes of
Situation Descriptive Remarks, or other
General Observations
which may be considered of Interest
Loaf Hill Loaf Hill Mr Anderson, Blackblakehope 10 chains North A considerable hill situated
Loaf Hill Mr Rutherford of the Drowning Flow. on the division between Blackblakehope
Loaf Hill Mr Hill Head & Blakehopeburnhaugh Moors. Well
known by this name.
Drowning Flow Drowning Flow Mr Anderson 10 chains South An extensive track of flat marshy mossy
Drowning Flow Mr Rutherford of Loaf Hill. ground through which the Boundary
Drowning Flow Mr Anderson between Elsdon & Thorneyburn extends.
This flow has derived its from the
the number of sheep found drowned
in it in former times.
Stile Grain Stile Grain Mr Anderson 24 chains N. W. A small stream rising on
Stile Grain Mr Rutherford of Loaf Hill. Blackblakehope Moor & flowing
Stile Grain Mr Anderson in a North Western direction until
it joins Ralph’s Cleugh.
J. Doherty
Lance Corporal Royal Engineers

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Transcribed by TH

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