Wester Beath

Wester Beath * DFL S NT130890 2

Beeth occidentali<s> 1274 Dunf. Reg. no. 207 [rubric]
Beth’ occidentali<s> 1274 Dunf. Reg. no. 207 [given to Dunfermline Abbey by Malcolm de Moravia]
Beeth occidentali<s> 1277 Dunf. Reg. no. 89
Wester Baith 1563 RMS iv no. 1476
(vills and lands of) Westerbaith called Stewartsbaith 1650 Retours (Fife) no. 794 [Patrick Stewart of Baith]

Sc wester + en Beath

It consisted of Keirsbeath DFL and Halbeath DFL q.v., which latter was also known as Stewartsbeath.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1