The Place-Names of Kinross-shire

Taylor, S. , McNiven, P. and Williamson, E. (2017) The Place-Names of Kinross-shire. Series: Survey of Scottish place-names, 7. Shaun Tyas. ISBN 9781907730580

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Volume 7 in the Survey of Scottish Place-Names series. It contains a comprehensive analysis and discussion of place-names in pre-1975 Kinross-shire arranged alphabetically by parish (Cleish, Fossoway, Kinross, Orwell and Portmoak). It also contains (a) a full calendar of documents relating to the abbey, later priory, of Lochleven up to the early 15th century, with editions and translations of hitherto unpublished and/or untranslated material; and (b) a glossary of all the words or elements found in the place-name corpus.

Item Type:Books
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Taylor, Dr Simon and Williamson, Dr Eila and McNiven, Mr Peter
Authors: Taylor, S., McNiven, P., and Williamson, E.
Subjects:D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D111 Medieval History
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
P Language and Literature > PB Modern European Languages > PB1501 Scottish Gaelic Language
College/School:College of Arts & Humanities > School of Critical Studies > English Language and Linguistics
College of Arts & Humanities > School of Humanities > Celtic and Gaelic
Publisher:Shaun Tyas
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