Gaston

Gaston # CRA S NO546084 1 115m

(William of) Gallistona 1278 Balm. Lib. no. 42 [see Drumrack CRA]
(William of) Galliston 1278 Balm. Lib. no. 43
Gawstoun c.1560 s Assumption, 177 [to Haddington Priory, 1 boll bere, 4 bolls meal]
Gaustone 1573 Assumption, 181 [to Haddington Priory, 1 boll bere, 4 bolls meal]
Gastoun 1574 x 1600 Campbell 1899, 618 [feued by Balmerino Abbey to the Woods of Largo for £3 6 s. 8 d.]
Gaistune 1594 RMS vi no. 100
Gawstoun 1596 Retours (Fife) no. 1529 [Alexander Wood of Lambieletham]
Gawstoun 1596 Campbell 1899, 621
Gaistoun 1603 RMS vi no. 1411 [in list of Balmerino Abbey lands]
Gastoun 1614 RMS vii no. 1115 col. 2 [in list of Balmerino Abbey lands]
Gaistoun 1614 RMS vii no. 1115 col. 3 [in list of Balmerino Abbey lands]
Gastoun 1617 Campbell 1899, 623
Gaston 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
Gawstoun 1656 Retours (Fife) no. 856 [Margaret Mylne, in the lands of Gaston in the barony of Balmerino (Balmernoche)]
Couston 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Gaston 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

? pn + Sc toun

See discussion under *Balgally CBE.[106]

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3