Crossgates

Crossgates CLT S NO332093 1 373 40m

Crossgate 1753 Roy sheet 18, 1
Crossgates 1828 SGF
Crossgates 1845 NSA ix, 574 [one of ‘four small hamlets or groups of houses’ in the parish]

Sc crossgates

‘Cross roads’, where the road from Bow of Fife meets the Cupar to New Inn road (A914). The road going south-east from Bow of Fife did once continue beyond Crossgates going towards Devon KTT and Auchtermairnie KWY (as shown clearly on Ainslie/Fife (1775).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2