Grange BUI S NT225865 2 55m

Ouer Grang de Kinghorne 1555 x 1583 Dunf. Reg. p. 475
villa de Ouer Grang’ 1555 x 1583 Dunf. Reg. p. 475
Uver Grange in 1561 Dunf. Reg. p. 429
Grange 1654 Blaeu (Pont) West Fife
Grange 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
E. Grange 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
Grange 1753 Roy sheet 17, 5
Grange 1775 Ainslie/Fife [S Charters Esq.]
Overgrange of Wester Kinghorne 1785 Sasines no. 1073
Overgrange 1787 Sasines no. 1782 [Craigkelly and Lochybennet and Teinds, being parts of Overgrange’]
Grange 1828 SGF

Sc grange

‘Monastic farm’. The monastery in question was Dunfermline Abbey. The lands of Grange once occupied much of the lowland arable land of Burntisland, and OS Pathf. Grange House, which supplies the above NGR, is more accurately Over Grange (of Wester Kinghorn). Over Grange may formerly have been called Kilmundy q.v. See BUI Introduction for more details on the lands of Grange.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1