Moonzie Mill

Moonzie Mill LEU S NO429198 1 363 5m

    Munsymyll 1474 ER viii, 231 [payment to John Coutts (Cultis), falconer, from rents of the mill of Airdit, alias Moonzie Mill]
    molendino de Monyshet 1480 ER ix, 53 [to the widow of Coutts (Cowtis), the falconer, forty shillings from the rents of Moonzie Mill]
    molendinum de Ardat alias de Monysche 1488 ER x, 646 [in hands of Donald Falconer (Donaldi Falconare)]
    Munsse Mylln 1490 ER x, 203 [to Donald Falconer (Falconar); ‘the mill of Airdit LEU, alias ... Moonzie Mill’ (molendini de Ardat alias ... Munsse Mylln)]
    Munisse Myll 1491 ER x, 256
    Munysy-myln 1494 ER x, 449
    ( 12 merks from) Munsemylne 1505 ER 12, 279 [to Donald Falconer]
    Munissy-Mylne 1529 RMS iii no. 809 [James V feus to William Gullane chaplain a quarter of the mill of Airdit (Ardet) alias Moonzie Mill]
    Munsy-Mylne 1541 RMS iii no. 2456 [alias as above]
    Munsy 1542 RMS iii no. 2557 [error for Munsy Miln etc.; see Lucklaw LEU]
    Munsymylne 1542 RMS iii no. 2560 [see Lucklaw LEU footnote]
    Munsymylne c.1560 s Assumption, 14
    Munsymylne 1578 RMS iv no. 2820
    Moinsie 1654 Blaeu (Pont) East Fife [no indication that it is a mill]
    Mounsy mill 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
    Munsmylne 1661 Retours (Fife) no. 899 [John Leitch, in lands and mill of Airdit (Ardeth) alias Moonzie Mill]
    Munsey Mylne 1668 Retours (Fife) no. 1027 [see Lucklaw Hill LOG]
    Monzie miln 1684 Adair/East Fife
    Menzies Mill 1775 Ainslie/Fife [assimilated to well-known Scottish surname]
    Moonzie Mill 1828 SGF
    Moonzie Mill 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn [‘corn’]

en Moonzie + Sc miln

The mill, also called the mill of Airdit LEU, lies on the north side of the Moonzie Burn, but 9 km east of the settlement of Moonzie. For a discussion of the name Moonzie, see this volume under Moonzie MNZ.

/ˈmunzɪ mɪl/

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4