Black Craig

Black Craig CRC R NO313199 1 362 185m

    the Blackcraig of Carphin 1838 NSA ix, 633
    Black Craig 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc or SSE black + Sc or SSE craig

‘Black rock or crag’. An eastern outlier of Norman’s Law, it is a quite different relief-feature from the preceding one, and was distinguished from it by adding ‘of Carphin’, on whose lands it lies.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4