Kennoway Burns

Kennoway Burns KWY S NO348016 1 373 35m

Kennoway Burns 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

en Kennoway + Sc burn

According to the OS Name Book (93, 24), Kennoway Burns is ‘a few small straggling houses near the confluence of two small streams or burns.’ The two burns in question are the Markinch Burn which flows from the west and the Kennoway Burn which flows from the north.

    OS 6 inch 1st edn (1856) shows Kennoway Burns 200 m west of the NGR given above, which is for OS Pathf. Kennoway Burns. The 2nd revision of the OS 6 inch map (1900 × 1949) also shows Kennoway Burns at the NGR given above.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2