Bowhouse

Bowhouse ADN KGH S NT242947 1 125m

Bowhous 1623 RMS viii no. 623 [in parish of Kinghorn]
Bowhous 1646 RMS ix no. 1630 [formerly in parish of Kinghorn, now in parish of Auchterderran]
Bowhous 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
Booths 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Bowhouse 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn.
Bowhouse 1956 OS 1:25,000 [‘in ruins’]

Sc bowhouse

‘Cattle house, vaccary’. An overgrown ruin at the east end of Keir Brae Plantation (visited September 2003).

/ˈbohus/

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1