Black Burn

Black Burn ~ ABE/CLS W NO275140 1 362 70m

    Black Burn 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc black + Sc burn

Flowing out of Black Loch ABE/CLS, it provided the power to drive the mill at Woodmill (a ‘Mill Dam’ and ‘sluice’ are shown on the 1855 map at NO268144); in Collessie Den it becomes Den Burn, then south of Collessie village (Kirkton) it becomes Collessie Burn (all OS Pathf. names). See also Collessie CLS.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4