Pont Maps of Scotland, ca. 1583-1614 - Pont texts
In Stra Nairne in Murray, Seats in Pettye in Murray, Seats in Stra-Erin in Murray
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In Stra Nairne in Murray
Drumminglash the first seat in Stra-narne within a myl Faerlin in StrathArkeg, 2 myl thence is Abir-ardour-moir. half 1 myl therfra Abirardour-beg. 2 myl thence on the southsyd of the water of Nairn is Tom-aken (or Melmet moat) Melmet is juniper). A myl thence Bruy-moir 1 myl thence Lechakely. 2 myl thence Far. a myl thence Inner-erny with the water of Erny. 1 myl thence Tor-darrach. 2 myl thence Lairg-ocrah. 1/2 a myl thence Lairg-Icrach 1 myl thence Cragy-beg. 1/2 myl thence Cragy- moir. 2 myl thence Coul-Dawich 1 myl thence Klawalg hard by is Kantra-down. 1/4 thence Kantra-Prish. 2 myl thence Budded. 2 myl thence Caddel castell, hard by auld Caddell, a quarter therfra Geddes, a myl thence Geddes chapel, a myl thence Kildrummuy. 2 myl thence ald Kilraag thence 2 myl Kilraag castel. A myl thence Home, a myl thence Kantra, a myl thence Kantra-nager 1 myl thence Honach. 1 myl thence Coul-Whinnaig. 2 myl thence Coul-clachy, a myl thence Devy-moir. half myl thence Devy-beg. half myl thence Fadaelly, half myl thence Gask, a myl thence Drumbuy. a myl thence Bonaeken. 3 myl thence Brum-beg. a myl thence Tullich and so endeth Stra-narn.
Seats in Pettye in Murray
Tua myl be east Innerness is Draky-beg. half a myl thence Draky-moir, with the burn of Draky betuix. 2 myl southeast from Innerness is Collodin, a myl therfra Alt-Terly, a myl thence Bony a myl thence Heglish-Colme-kill. a myl thence Balinescarr. 1 myl thence Daligill of thrie house hight. 2 myl thence Koninch. 2 myl thence Ard-na-Seya with a kirk. 2 myl eastward Delny wester, half a myl thence Delny-easter. 2 myl upward to the south Bracklich with the paroch kirk. 2 myl thence Croy with a kirk. a myl therfra westward Dacus, with a kirk. 2 myl be east that Cor-na-goen (or hil of bones) 1 myl thence Urlarust. 1 myl thence Coul with a kirk. 2 myl west fra that Dermet twa hous high, twa myl fra Dacus. a myl thence Bale-Choweltich, westward half a myl Bale-crey, half a myl west Cowlerny. it is a myl from it to Cowlodin, a myl be east Coulerny is Skattag, a myl be east that is Coul-Blair. a myl be east Flemingtoun. a myl thence loch-na-Claans where strangers have made manie trenches and forts. These are the 24 special seats in Petty.
[Loch-na-glawen or Clachan is 2 myl long. Petty
is 10 myle long betuix Coulloddin and Delny-easter. ]
[It is 6 myl of month betuix the head of Stra-Erin and the head of Strnarne.
Clun in Strath-erin is from Rot in Badenoch 16 myl]
Seats in Stra-Erin in Murray
Imprimis is Cogna-shy (or the Elfs fyft part) Cogy-lewrach is from it half a myl. from that half a myl is Cogi-scallon. half a myl thence Cogywarn. half a myl therfra Dalmegawy. half a myl from that Dalomy. therfrom half a my1 is Inner-Mastrachan, with Avon Mastrachan cuming from Glen-Mastrachan 2 myl long. that burne entereth upon the north syd of Erin. half a myl from it is Cowlachy. a myl thence Bewnachar Mackay a myl therfra Bewnachar Mack-Hucheon a myl thence Stron-eym, a myl therfra Cory-vory. 2 myl thence upon the north syd of the water Moril Beg. 2 myl thence Raeg moir, a myl thence Raeg Beg. Upon the north Moril moir a myl from Moril Beg. 2 myl thence on the south syd of the river Cory-broich-moir half a myl thence Cory-broich-beg. a myl thence Pulocheg upon the north syd Rowin a myl from the former. a myl therfra Sleach, a myl from that Inner-Inn upon the water of Ald-na-kilie cuming out of Glen-na-moy. a myl thence Innerbruachag with Alt Bruachag. 2 myl thence Frei up fra the water northward, up in the month Muy-Beg, Ilan na Muy moir in Loch Muy twa myl long. a myl thence Tulloch-Mackerry. 2 myl above it towards the mouth is Ard-na-slanach. Item Lochin na clach skuilt a litle loch on the head of Stra Erin 3 mylles above Cogy-Shy, and 5 myl from Abyrchalladyr in Stra-Arkeg.