Auchengray Hill

New Abbey, KCB, NX930676

Elements: en Auchengray; SSE hill

Auchengray is Gaelic achadh na greigh ‘field of the herd or horse stud’.

Name Book entry: “A small hill on the farm of Auchengray, it is nearly all under plantation, and on it is a Trig. Station called by Trig. Party “Kenharvey”.” OS1/20/95/7

Name Book entry: “A small hill on the farm of Auchengray, its surface consists partly of arable land, and partly covered with plantation. On it is a Trg. Station called by Trig Party ” Kenharvey”.” OS1/20/93/17

This entry is still in draft and has yet to be proofed. There are links to the sources of historical forms of the name, where spellings can be checked.