Elders Knowe

Elders Knowe BGY R NT167972 1 384 165m

Elders Knowe 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn.

pn Elder + Sc knowe

‘Knowe or small hill associated with a person or family called Elder’. The OS Name Book 1853 × 1856 states that a man called Elder ‘hung himself on it’ (5, 40).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1