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Parish of Kirknewton
Sheet 18. 16 Trace 4

< 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
Saughieside Hill Mr Jno Oliver on Sheet A large flatish hill a little to the N.
Mr A. Cowens 18. 15 & W. of the sources of Whitehall Burn
Mr E. Duncan 18. 16 and Troughburn Burn.
The Tongue The Tongue Mr. Jno Oliver on Sheet This is merely a Shepherd’s name (ie given
Mr. R. Oliver 18. 16 by the Shepherds on the ground) and applies
to a piece of ground between the Sources and
at the head of Whitehall Burn.
Blackhaggs Rig Blackhaggs Rig Mr Jno Oliver on Sheet A low but steep rig or ridge, on the W.
Mr R. Oliver 18. 16 of College Burn so called, it is a spur or
Mr R. Taylor offshoot from Blackhaggs Hill.
Robt Young
Corporal Royal Engineers

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