OS1/21/26/15

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
WAKENWEE Wakenwee
Wakenwee
Wakenwee
Waukenwar
Waukenwar
Wackenwar
Estate Map
Forests Co.[County] Map
Thomas Dykes Esquire Factor
Valuation Roll
J. Jackson Esquire Hallhill
New Statistical Account
017.05 A Farm Steading the property of the heirs of a Mr Naismith. The origin of this name, on the authority of Mr Jackson of Hallhill, is from some Covenanter's making the neighborhood a place of refuge after the "Battle of Bothwell Bridge", & walking in woe or war for their losses etc. The farm house is altogether of modern date.
WAKENWEE WELL Wakenwee Well
Wakenwee Well
Wakenwee Well
Forests Co. [Company] Map
Thomas Dykes Esquire, Factor
John Hamilton, Wakenwee
William Chapelton
017.15 A well known name applying to a chalybeate spring, which is the head of "Cadzow Burn", in Hamilton Parish.

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Top Margin: Co.[County] Lanark Glasford Parish

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