Bankhead KGL S NT240991 1 110m

Bankheid 1642 Gordon MS Fife
Banckhead 1654 Blaeu (Fife) Gordon
Bankhead 1753 Roy sheet 18, 1
Bank Head 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Bankhead 1828 SGF
Bankhead 1897 OS 1 inch 2nd edn.
Bankhead 1960 OS 1 inch Seventh Series

Sc bank + Sc heid

‘Head or end of a bank or slope’. It was a division of an earlier estate, probably Inchdairnie or Finmont.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1