Craignoon

Craignoon KRY C NO5703 1

Craignoon 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

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Within the Sandlins/Saurlins stands Craignoon, where serious consideration was given to building a new deep-water harbour for Cellardyke in the mid-nineteenth century (Watson 1986, 11617; with photograph of “The ‘Saurlins’ with the Craignoon skelly” ibid., 117). ‘Later, the name was given to an Anstruther steam-drifter.’ (Harry Watson (HDW)).

/krɛgˈnɪn/ (HDW).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3