Smithygreen

Smithygreen SCO S NO376054 1 373 130m

Smithygreen 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

SSE smithy + SSE green

‘Green or grassy area where there is a smithy (smiddy)’. The OS Name Book describes it thus: ‘A row of cottages on the west side of Smithygreen Burn, one of which is a smithy, one storey high and in good repair’ (23, 16). OS Pathf. also shows Smithygreen Burn, which forms the boundary here between LAR and SCO.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2