Hillhead DFL S NT083912 1 384 190m EAF
Hillhead 1753 Roy sheet 17, 5
Hillhead 1775 Ainslie/Fife [also Hillhedloch, referring to OS Pathf. Black Loch]
Hillhead 1828 SGF [also Hillhead L<och>]
Sc or SSE hill + Sc or SSE head
‘End of the hill’, being the eastern end of a pair of hills, West Hill and East Hill, the latter of which rises to 209 m.
This place-name appeared in printed volume 1