Scots Mill

Scots Mill # IKG S NT139839 1 15m

Scotsmill 1753 Roy sheet 17, 5
Scotsmill 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Scots Mill 1828 SGF [water mill shown]
Scots Mill 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn.

pn Scot + Sc mill

‘Mill belonging to or operated by a person or family called Scot(t)’. A John Scott of nearby Spencerfield IKG is mentioned in 1528 (Laing Chrs. no. 372). It was probably this family whose name became attached to the mill.

This place-name appeared in printed volume 1