Cairnfield

Cairnfield CLS S NO300108 1 362 40m

    Cairnfield 1888 x 1914 OS 6 inch 1st revision [also shows Cairnfield Muir]

Sc or SSE cairn + Sc or SSE field

‘Field with or beside a cairn’. There is a tumulus marked on OS Pathf. c. 300 m. north of the farm, and on the north side of OS Pathf. Cairnfield Muir. It is probably this tumulus or burial cairn which gives rise to the name.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4