West Pitkierie

West Pitkierie KRY S NO556055 1 374 40m SEF

West Pitkeiry 1828 SGF
West Pitkierie 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc or SSE west + en Pitkierie

This appears on maps before 1828 simply as Pitkierie. Presumably this was because East Pitkierie (q.v. above) was known as Majorfield in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, and this site therefore did not need to be distinguished from it by the affix ‘west’.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 3