Kirkquharnon Wood

Kirkquharnon Wood SCO V NO374021 1 373 35m

Kirkquharnon Wood 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn
Kirkquharon Wood 1956 OS 1:25,000 First Series [sic]

en Kirkquharnon + SSE wood

The OS Name Book gives no clue as to the origin of this strange name, stating simply that it is the property of Charles Christie of Durie. The present owner, Peter Christie of Durie, does not know the origin of the name, nor if there has ever been a place in the area called Kirkquharnon.

    /kərkˈhwarnən wud/

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2