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Parish of Kirknewton
Sheet 19. 2 Trace 2, 3.

< 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
Battle Stone Battle Stone Mr. Robt Brown On Sheet A rude whinstone about halfway between
Mr. Wm Short 19. 2 Old Yeavering and Yeavering, where in the
Directory Year 1414, Sir Robert Umfraville with 140 Knights
& 300 bowmen defeated 4000 Scots, Killed
60, took 160 prisoners, and pursued them
for 12 miles into their own Country.
Yeavering Yeavering Mr. Wm Short On Sheet A substantial modern farm house
Mr. Chas Borthwick 19. 2 with offices & hamlet, occupied by
Directory Mr C. Borthwick & his farm servants. The
name is derived from Old Yeavering
Robt Young
Corporal Royal Engineers

Note: Signature in header, 'Collected by'

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