Latchie How

Latchie How CUS R NS977911 1 383 55m EAF

Sc latch + Sc howe

‘Burn(ie) hollow’, a latch being a small slow-running burn. The –ie ending is either a diminutive or an adjectival ending. Not mentioned on OS 6 inch 1st edn. (1866), the nearest feature to it on that map is Kinnen Craigs.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1