Teuchat Knowe

Teuchat Knowe DFL S NT048941 1 235 NWF

Chewit know 1775 Ainslie/Fife [shown in PNF 1 on Map 40 SLN]
Teuchat Knowe 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

Sc teuchit + Sc knowe

‘Lapwing knowe or hillock’. Now deserted, the eponymous knowe may be the small eminence of 245 m which lies over the parish boundary in SLN c.200 m to the south-west of where the dwelling once was. It is described in OS Name Book as: ‘A poor dilapidated cottage with a few acres of bad land’ (2, 37).

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1