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  • Bogue

    A vill located in the parish of Dalri, dearnery of Glen Ken in eastern Galloway. It lost several villagers to a pox in the winter of 1171. The finding of the mutilated body of a pox-ridden girl on the banks of the river Ken near the Ken Muir Covenant led …

  • Dalri

    A vill located in the parish of Dalri, dearnery of Glen Ken in eastern Galloway. It lost several villagers to a pox in the spring of 1171. This vill has been granted by Uchtred to the Knights Hospitaller who are in the process of building a motte and a …

  • Trevercarcou

    Trevercarcou is a vill located in the parish of the same name in the deanery of Glen Ken in Eastern Galloway. Trevercarcou is heavily populated by the Clann macGillolaine. [[:benedictus]] and ordained priest and monk of Iona, runs the ministry in the …

  • Borg

    Borg is the estate of [[:hugh-de-morville-of-borg]], a Norman knight in the service of [[:uchtred]]. It lies to the west of [[Kirkcudbright]] on good farm land and sheep-rearing territory. Hugh has constructed a good sized motte-and-bailey castle at …

  • Twignam

    !>http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/images/d/DP148841/! Twignam is the estate of [[:uchtred-mac-douall]], a gaelic lord in the service of [[:uchtred]]. Twignam lies just to the north of both [[Kirkcudbright]] and [[Borg]]. Uchtred mac Douall maintains a …

  • Monygof

    Monygof is the westernmost vill in Desnes Mor. It lies on the east bank of the River Crioch, which means 'boundary' in gaelic, in light of the fact that it forms the boundary between the deaneries of Desnes Mor and Farines, and now also the boundary …

  • Culwen

    The lands of Culwen including the vills of Barcloy, Kelles, Culwen, and Sudhaik are granted to [[:gospatrick]]. Sudhaik has a church dedicated to St. Laurence and some crofts belonging to the Hospitallers. The motte at Culwen has a small bailey, while …