Tykesburn MAI S NT293993 1 385 75m SOF

Tykesburn 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

en Tykes Burn

This small farm beside West Coaltown (of Balgonie) takes its name from the nearby burn, for which see Section 1 (Linear Features), above. Close to the farm of Tykesburn, OS 6 inch (1856) shows a farm-house called Stovie, whose occupants farmed part of the lands of West Coaltown (OS Name Book 94, 7).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2