Doo Craigs

Doo Craigs CUS R NS976908 1 383 75m SWF

Doo Craigs 1866 OS 6 inch 1st edn.

G dubh + G creag or Sc doo + Sc craig

Either G ‘black crags’ or Sc ‘dove or pigeon crags’. In its former sense this also appears as the name of an off-shore rock by Rosyth DFL: Dow Craig on Blaeu (Pont) West Fife, Du Craig on OS 6 inch 1st edn. (1856) at NT099817, and now part of Rosyth Dockyard.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1