Cookston

Cookston * MAI S NO2901 4

de feodo de Cokeston’ 1294 PRO E101/331/1 [o.c.; printed Coltstone in Stevenson, Documents i, 417; and Coktstone CDS ii no. 684; see MAI Introduction, Early importance: secular]

? pn Cook or Sc cook + Sc toun .

It is assumed that this is in MAI, as it appears in a list of lands comprising the shire of Strathleven (Stratleuene) MAI. This is the only place described as a feu or fief (feodum) in the whole of this document covering five shires belonging to the earldom of Fife (PNF 5, Appendix 2).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2