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Joseph Hetherington, near 70 years, of Four Darg House in Alston Moor, worked as a herd for a year and a half at Black Cleugh in Allendale, said Girslee Well Raw farmers grazed animals on Hareshaws and Thackshaws, not Whitfield tenants’ sheep unless they had strayed there. He had heard ‘several old persons ..say that when they went out of Alston Moor at the Long Cross they entered into Allendale’
Whitfield boundary dispute witness on behalf of Sir Walter Blackett. See PDF of entire series of depositions for background to the case, and letters from Joseph Richmond to Sir Walter Blackett, 22 Nov and 2 Dec 1757 for context to the taking of the depositions.