Mackimrough

Mackimrough # KTT S NO347063 3

Mak em Rough 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Mackimrough 1787 Sasines no. 1765 [Whinnyhill or Pilkimbare, and Mackimrough, being parts of Over and Nether Dovan, and Milldeans, barony of Balgonie MAI (Balgonie)]
Mackimrugh 1809 Sasines no. 8253
Mackimrich 1816 Sasines no. 11124 [‘Patrick Robertson of Newhall seised in parts of the lands of Burnturk comprehending part of the Hill with the lands called Mackimrich or Mackimrough, all now to be called Newhall’ (53 acres)]
Mackimrough 1816 Sasines no. 11124 [Mackimrich or Mackimrough; see Mackimrich]

Probably a humorously perjorative name, associated with another poor piece of upland, Pilkimbare # KTT, q.v. The name is fully discussed under Maukinrich Plantation KGL (PNF 1).

    It is shown on Ainslie/Fife (1775) as south-west of Clatto Hill and north-east of Devon, hence the above NGR.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2