Slateford

Slateford DFL S NT102933 1 185m

Sclateford 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Slateford Bridge 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn.

Sc sclate + Sc ford

‘Ford paved with slates’. OS Pathf. shows Slateford Bridge at the same site, a bridge built where there was once a ford. The bridge carries the B914 over the Gask Burn.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1