BARJARG, a hamlet, in the parish of Keir, county of Dumfries; containing 58 inhabitants. It lies near the river Nith, on the east side of the parish, about two miles and a half south from the village church, and on the road between Penport and Dumfries.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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