Brodland

Brodland # NBH ABE S NO230180 2

    (our land of) Brodland 1457 Lind. Lib. no. 2 [Lindores Abbey land; see NBH Intro., Scots and Gaelic]
    Eist Brodland 1592 Retours (Fife) no. 1509 [James Anderson, 2 acres of arable lands, one in Brodland and the other in Westhauche, in regality of Lindores]
    the Brodland c.1560 s Assumption, 36 [rental of Lindores Abbey]
    The Brodland c.1580 Laing 1876, 422
    the Brodland 1587 RMS vi no. 2060 (footnote 2) [1 acre of arable in the Brodland on west side of Newburgh]
    Brodlandis 1600 RMS vi no. 1032 [see ABE Intro., Monastic Lands]
    Brodland 1637 Retours (Fife) no. 545 [James Philp of Berryhill ABE in 9 acres of lands in ‘Hauche &c. Medowes, Brodland’]
    Eist Brodland 1646 RMS ix no. 1691
    Wast Brodland 1646 RMS ix no. 1691
    the East Broadlands 1652 RMS x no. 35 [2 acres lying in the East Brodlands, one of which is called the *Lang Acre (the Lang Aiker)]
    Eister and Wester Broadlands 1652 RMS x no. 35
    Brodlands 1664 Retours (Fife) no. 955 [Andrew Ballingall, 2 acres, one lying in Brodlands, the other in the wester meadow of Newburgh]
    Eist and West Brodlandes de Newburgh 1671 Retours (Fife) no. 1108 [William Smart, 2 acres in East and West Brodlands of Newburgh]
    Brodland 1672 Retours (Fife) no. 1117 [Henry Philp]

Sc bordland

‘Table land, mensal land’. See Broad-land # LEU, above. ‘Part of the burgh lands [of Newburgh] lying between Woodriffe and Mugdrum; the name is now obsolete’ (Laing 1876, 433).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4