Black Laws

Black Laws LOG R NO401199 1 143m

    Black Laws 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc black + Sc law

‘Black hills’. According to OS Name Book (45, 19), the name refers to: ‘Two small hills of arable surface on the estate of Logie ... divided from each other by a ravine called the Deil’s How’ (q.v.). The higher hill (to the south-west) gives the NGR and height above. The hollow between these summits is called Deil’s How (q.v. below). About 400 m to the south, in LEU, is OS Pathf. Black Wood.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4