Fincraig

Fincraig NBH ABE R NO230169 1 362 200m

    the Fyndcraig 1466 Laing 1876, 162 [from the Newburgh Burgh Court Book: ‘and xx akars of the hyl abowt the Fyndcraig and the Blakcarn’]
    Fincraig 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

G fionn + G creag

‘White crag or rock’; part of Newburgh Common. Note also OS Pathf. White Craig ABE, at the north end of Ormiston Hill, above Newburgh (see discussion in NBH Intro., Gaelic and Scots).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4