Broomhill

Broomhill SLN S NS984933 1 383 90m NWF

Broomhill 1753 Roy sheet 16, 1
Broomhill 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Broomhill 1828 SGF
Broomhill 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn. [also shows Broomhill Plantation]

Sc broom + Sc hill

‘Hill where broom grows, hill covered with broom’. Broomhill has disappeared from the modern map (OS Explorer) as a result of opencast coal-mining, for more on which see West Saline SLN below.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1