Muirton

Muirton * KDT KXY S NT275935 3

The Muretoune of Kirkcaldie 1561 Dunf. Reg. p. 441 [pays to Dunfermline Abbey 1 boll of bere as part of the teind bere in Kirkcaldy]
The Murtoune 1561 Dunf. Reg. p. 441 [pays to Dunfermline Abbey 8 bolls of oats as part of the teind oats of Kirkcaldy]
(lands of) Murtoun de Kirkcaldy 1594 RMS vi no. 75 col. 3 [lands of Murtoun de Kirkcaldy with muirs (cum moris), lands of *Unacres (Uneakeris), *Smiddylands (Smyddielandis) and *Vicarslands (Vicareislandis)]

Sc muir + Sc toun

‘Toun or farm on the muir or rough grazing land’. Its position is no longer known, but it must have been in the northern, muirland part of KXY.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1