Blackfaulds

Blackfaulds CER S NO431110 1 363 145m NWF

Blackfolds 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Blackfaulds 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc or SSE black + Sc or SSE fauld

‘Black (i.e. dark?) faulds or animal enclosures’; black may be used here in the sense of ‘shady, sunless’, since Blackfaulds lies at the bottom of a north-facing slope behind Baldinnie farm.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2