Mireside # SCO S NO353017 1 40m

Myirsydis Over et Nather 1614 RMS vii no. 1097 [in the barony of Durie]
Myirsydis 1642 Gordon MS Fife
Myresyde 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
terras de Myrsydes Over et Nether 1662 Retours (Fife) no. 920 [John Gibson, in barony of Durie]
Mireside 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc myre + Sc side

‘Place beside the bog or mire’. To the south and south-east of Mireside there is marshy ground shown on OS Pathf. below the 30 m contour.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 2