Blinkbonny CBE S NO511050 1 374 70m SOF

Blinkbonny 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc blinkbonny

A Sc verbal compound often applied to places enjoying a good view, the Sc equivalent of Bellvue or Belvidere. There is no sign of a settlement at the above NGR on RHP2153 (1786): the fields shown there are called West Cutty Bank and East Cutty Bank (Sc cutty ‘short’).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3