Nine Lums

Nine Lums BUI S NT2186 1 395

Nine Lums 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc nine + Sc lum

‘Nine chimneys’. ‘A number of cottages on the Kirkcaldy District Trust No. 8 [main road] occupied by Laborers in the Quarries of Newbigging and Dalachy. The name is taken from the row in front having nine chimneys and is well known’ (OS Name Book 134, 61).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1