Lillies Muir

Lillies Muir #~ LOG R NO4121 3

    Lillismure 1540 RMS iii no. 2114 [commonty of Cruivie LOG; see p. 487]
    Lilleismure 1541 RMS iii nos. 2458 [lands in Airdit LEU, ‘with common passage, vulgarly called Lone, in the lands of Lucklaw and Logie to Lucklaw Hill and Lillies Muir’ (cum communi passagio, vulgo lone, infra terras de Luklaw et Logy ad Luklawhill et Lilleismure)]
    moram vocat<am> Lilleismure 1542 RMS iii no. 2557
    Leleis-mure 1542 RMS iii no. 2560 [see Lucklaw LEU, discussion]
    Lilleismure 1567 Retours (Fife) no. 63
    Lilleis-muir 1578 RMS iv no. 2820
    Lilliesmure 1650 RMS ix no. 2174 [‘the loan between the lands of Lucklaw LEU and Logie to Lucklaw Hill LEU and Lillies Muir’ (lie lone inter terras de Lucklaw et Logie ad Lucklahill et Lilliesmure) for Airdit (Ardett) LEU]
    Liliesmure 1658 Retours (Fife) no. 882 [see Cruivie LOG]
    Lillies Muir 1668 Retours (Fife) no. 1027 [John Melville, 6th of lands of Airdit, with common pasture on muir called Lillies Muir and Lucklawhill etc.]
    Liliesmure 1688 Retours (Fife) no. 1292
    Lilliesmures 1700 Retours (Fife) no. 1440

? pn + Sc muir

The first element may be a personal name related to the uncommon surname Lillie or Lilley, for which see Black 1946, 429 and Lilac MML, below. For the full context of the early occurrences of this name, see Lucklaw LEU, above.

    The above NGR is the kilometre square in which Lucklaw Hill lies, and is mainly in LOG.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 4