Loanhead

Loanhead KRY S NO556063 1 374 55m SOF

Loan Head 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Loanhead 1827 Ainslie/East Fife

Sc loan + Sc heid

‘Top end of a grassy track (for livestock through arable land)’. On OS 6 inch (1855) it is shown as Mayfield, and a smithy is marked on the site.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3