Milton (of Auchtertool)

Milton (of Auchtertool) # ATL S NT216906 1 100m

Myltoun 1539 RMS iii no. 2264
(the Mains of) Mylnetoun 1589 RMS v no. 1877
Mylnetoun 1590 Inchcolm Chrs. p. 216
(vill and lands of) Mylnetoun de Auchtertuill 1617 RMS vii no. 1584
Mill 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife

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Milton of Auchtertool was erected into a free burgh of barony in 1617, and is known today simply as the village of Auchtertool; see also Stevenson 1908, 47. Ainslie/Fife (1775) also uses Auchtertool as the name for Milton.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1