Hay’s Hill

Hay’s Hill BMO FGN R NO373249 1 351 90m

    Hays Hill 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

pn Hay  + SSE hill

Presumably the name refers to a member or members of the family of that name who held Naughton for many centuries. The earliest record of Hays in Naughton is one of the Hays of Errol in the early thirteenth century, John (for whom see under The Gauldry BMO above). See also Hayston LEU, below.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4