Toomtuns

Toomtuns # KCQ S NO456069 2 180m

Toomtunns 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Tomluns 1827 Ainslie/East Fife
Toomtuns 1828 SGF

Sc toom + Sc tun

‘Empty casks’, a humorous name probably referring to the poverty (or abstemiousness?) of its inhabitants. It is marked as a house or small-holding beside the road, east of Gilston House.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3