Cairnhill

Cairnhill CMN SSL S NO467103 1 363 180m NOF

Carniehill 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Cairn Hill 1800 Cameron Parish Papers
Cairniehill 1828 SGF
Cairniehill 1858 Eastmarch of Greigston Plan [to east of Eastmarch]

Sc cairnie + Sc hill

‘Hill with cairn(s)’. The eponymous cairns (piles of stone) could be anything from prehistoric burial mounds to clearance cairns. It lay on the lands of Radernie CMN, near OS Pathf. South Radernie.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3