Black Wood

Black Wood ~ KLM V NO392235 1 351

    Black Wood 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

SSE black + SSE wood

OS Name Book (43, 20) describes it as follows: ‘A Wood consisting of larch and Fir trees, on the Estate of Kilmany, the property of John Thompson Esq. of Charlton. It is so named from its black colour. The Woods on this Estate bear the general name of “Kilmany Woods” after the Estate’.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4