Bowhouse KGL S NT237976 1 100m
Booths 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Bowhouse 1828 SGF
‘Cattle farm, cattle station, dairy farm’. A dairy farm until the early years of the twenty-first century; it appears on OS Explorer 367 (2001) as Bowhouse Farm.
/ˈbohəus/ is now the local pronunciation, though formerly both /ˈbohus/ and /bu:z/ could be heard. This last pronunciation is reflected in the spelling Booths on Ainslie/Fife (17
This place-name appeared in printed volume 1