Clocklee Stone

New Abbey, KCB, NX923651

  • Clocklee Stone 1793 Plan of the Lands of Kinharvie lying in the parish of Newabbey and County of Galloway belonging to Robert Riddel – Joseph Udney [Acc 7932/03]

Elements: en Clockloy; SSE stone

This name appears to continue the name Clockloy, which is mentioned in three 17th century records referring tot he lands of ‘Clockloy and Kinharvie’ or vice versa. See Clockloy for a discussion of the name.

Detail from Plan of the Lands of Kinharvie lying in the parish of Newabbey and County of Galloway belonging to Robert Riddel
Reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland

This entry is still in draft and has yet to be proofed. There are links to the sources of historical forms of the name, where spellings can be checked.