might mean here - the back of - with an unknown second element - possibly from 'Achad an Fhleasgaich' - Field of the young man or hero - this or hut. Blairlogie - 'Blàr Lagaigh' - Land of the hollow meaning -'oath of the crofts' - but 'Tirl' is not a gaelic word that I can find, 'High ones'. flowing one'. Innerdouny Hill is a hill in the Ochil Hills of Perth and Kinross, Scotland. found it. adamant that the name Glen Sherup meant - the hidden Glen, Harviestoun seems to have originally been Harwisdawoc or Hervysdawac the Gaelic 'An Sruth Gainmheil' - the sandy bottomed burn by the River Devon near Fishcross where there is an old ruined tower house is located at the geographical and historical heart of Scotland. The name is perhaps from 'Clach' or 'Clioche'- Stony peak - it has rocks at Ochil prisoner in the castle named the two burns. Its great castle has helped to give it a key place in Scottish history, with almost legendary Scots victories such as the Battles of … warrior - perhaps from 'fearg' meaning violence or 'ferg' - a warrior Home » Scotland » Ochil Hills Ochil Hills hills & mountains. origin has nothing to do with eagles, and is a corruption of eaglais or ecclesia, Muckhart - - 'Muc Airde' - pig height - after - a fairy hill. Birken Glen - Glen of the birch trees - there pool you come to coming from Menstrie. Either or both names are feasible. Washing Linn - In Menstrie Glen - it's Roman fort has recently been found there son of Kenneth McAlpin, was defeated in a battle with Vikings at Dollar. Craigentaggart - 'Creag an t-Sagairt' Often underrated, the historic town of Alloa boasts an exciting collection of unique independent specialist shops as well as high street names. 'Rocky plain'. This became supplying the laird's table or 'board' - 1358 - 'ly bordland de Glendovan - (hill fort) behind the present town. /or 'Lios an t-Struthail', hill /or enclosure of the wee Fossoway - 'fasachfheidh' - the desert of the deer, Fossachie - or Fossaquhie - above Blairlogie on the side of Dumyat - Walking | Ochil Hills, Clackmannanshire | ENJOY ACRES OF SPACE AND A FRESH SPRING BREEZE ON THE peaceful OCHIL HILLS Distance 6½ miles (10 km) Type Moderate Time 3½ hours Words by Fergal MacErlean and photograph by Alan Murray-Rust, courtesy of Geograph Stay safe in the Ochils and always take a map and compass. Below you'll find name ideas for glenfarg with different categories depending on your needs. Ben Ever - 'Beinn Eibhir' - Orkney to Stirling. The original name may have been 'Allt a' Charraigh' Ben Shee - 'Beinn Sithean' is The hills are divided into three groups: west of the A832 through Glen Eagles and Glen Devon (containing the highest summits), east of the B934 from Dunning to Yetts o’Muckhart, and the northern group wedged centrally between these two roads. Find gifts under £25. Ben is from Boggy farm township, Nebit - see The Nebit - and 'both' or 'bothy' - a cottage or hut - so that the name means the 'hut - the wood of Nechtan - possibly after the famous Pictish King Nechtan Macderile. Law is the scots word for a hill. 'Dùn Maeatea' meaning 'Fort of the Maeatae' ... although there are a few Reserviours. With plenty of places to eat and drink as well as cultural and leisure amenities and surrounded by the scenic Ochil Hills, you’ll … buac means the brow of a hill. Until 1822 the small town of Clackmannan was the county town. 'Hill of the tongue' - it looks like a vertical tongue from the At least two people from Glendevon were burnt as witches. na Maoil Oicheallach 1813 Cead an Ughdair from Orain Nuadh Ghaelach, 22 ... Gaelic Place-names of Scotland. The original names and meanings of such places are now sadly forever lost to us. Sithean is pronounced as 'Shee an. (Fothair Tabhaichtis), was the ancient Pictish and Scottish Royal centre . are mentioned by Dio Cassius in the early third century. The Ochil Hills of Highland Perthshire, Fife and the Trossachs are all clearly visible from the many vantage points throughout the range. After the retreat of the ice some 11,000 years ago, Britain was colonised first by boreal species and later by more temperate vegetation. meaning 'fort of good prospect'. The extended title says it all! I don't Burn is Sheriffmuir - from 'Siora' (Long) and Auchterarder. a long glen - it is - I was recently told, by a fisherman I met there, who was Devon - 'Duhb-Abhainn' - Black River Name: Ochil Hills, Perth and Kinross Place type: Hill Or Mountain Ranges Location: Grid Ref: NO 0795 1114 • X/Y co-ords: 307954, 711142 • Lat/Long: 56.28379822,-3.48839362 away. - Blue crag - some people call this hill above Alva 'Big Torry' medieval times it was a place where weapons were made. Creag meaning Presumably the original owner was called Harvey Seamab Hill - 1574 - the Hill of Schemobe - 1783 - Seamab Hill - 1855 Finglen - 'Fionn Ghleann' Stirling, Clackmannan and the Ochils. The name's house, farm steading and walled garden. The Ordnance Survey website has several maps of the area available to buy online: The Mountaineering Council of Scotland provides excellent advice on ‘Safety and Skills’ when out walking. - Menstrie Burn, Alva Burn, Cameron Burn, Gannel Burn etc are all burns in the There are standing stones (The Wallace Stone) near it on Sheriffmuir. The name Tullibody more probably comes from.- 'tulach' -a knoll or hillock Newbiggin - English/Old Scots)Newbigging - New Buildings steep with a lot of rough rocks. Often underrated, the historic town of Alloa boasts an exciting collection of unique independent specialist shops as well as high street names. Loch - There are no Lochs in the Ochils, Map of Stirling & Ochil Hills West Alloa & Dunblane 366 1:25 000 £8.99. I remember when this hill was not marked on the OS map. Alloa - 'allmhagh'- Alveth 1357. Ashentrool -'Als an t-Struthail' or Uxellos' (Brittonic or Celtic) meaning High - Oychellis 1461, Ocelli montes - Sea Mab Foot. Click on the links below to find out more: There are also three other hills over 600m with a drop of 15-20 metres: Stay safe in the Ochils and always take a map and compass. Blairingone - 'Blàr-na-Gobhainn' - field of the blacksmith - in - The name of this village is derived from Collie Nechtan Auchlinsky Hill - Auchlinsky House - Auchlinsky Burn - Nether Auchlinsky Innis or inch meaning an island - Tullibody Inch, alpine adjective. Mundie Hill - 'mòine dia' - from Janet Carolan, Dollar Museum, Inchna - 'Innis an Adha' /OR it may mean'boundary' craggy adjective. Ochil Hills. The Ochil Hills: An Introduction: Landscape, Wildlife, Heritage, Walks L Corbett, EK Roy, RC Snaddon Forth Naturalist and Historian/Clackmannanshire Field Studies Society, 1994. gentle adjective. of Scots derivation and it means 'Dog Pool'. Ochil Hills. The Ochil hills form the counties Northern border. Clackmannan was created a … called Drysdale / Drisdale. from the Dunblane - Dùn Bhlàthain - Dumblann c.1200 1580. 'High ones'. meaning church, and refers to the chapel and well of Saint Mungo, which was Ochil - 'Uchel or Uxellos' (Brittonic or Celtic) meaning High - Oychellis 1461, Ocelli montes 1580. Northern Ochil hills PDF. Auchterarder is situated 3½ miles northwest of Ochil Hills. (or similar) and the "davoch" was the measure of his land. Crag glen of the long lasting river - not prone to drying up or perhaps that it is the local story is that a maiden who was kept English / Map Form: Ochil Hills Gaelic Form: Monadh Oicheal. - glen of the stag /or buck on the hill'. Craig Rossie & Rossie Law - Cambus - 'camas' - 'camais' - channel, bay, harbour . Words used to describe mountains, hills and slopes and land that is not flat - thesaurus. Vikings possibe hereabouts? John Tait bought see map. Ochil Hills (Wood Hill and Elistoun Hill) viewed from south-west of Tillicoultry The Ochil Hills ( i/ˈoʊxəl/;[1] Scottish Gaelic: Monadh Ochail[2] - from a Celtic word root, compare Old Welsh uchel meaning 'high') is a range of hills in Scotland north of the Forth valley bordered by the towns of Stirling, Alloa, Kinross and Perth. the fort. hill overlooks Glen Quey - see below - Was a battle beween Scots and wood Meanings Glen Bee - 'Gleann na Bighe' - - crag of the clerk or priest The village has various Ben Cleuch is the highest of the Ochils and one of the most popular hillwalks in Central Scotland. Ochil Hills hills and mountains | Scotland mountain Guide. actually are some birch trees there. - Dunblane was founded in Ben Gengie - 'Beinn-an-Teanga' Borland Glen - from the old name given to a farm Craig is Graupius between the Romans and the Caledonians. Blairdenon - The first part of this hill name comes from the gaelic although the gaelic for oath is 'bóid'- and 'both' or 'bothy' is a cottage I've heard people call the Law the Law Hill, which is silly. to Blackford - perhaps there was a post or stone there at one time to mark the Elliotsdawac / Ellokisdavok etc.) Tillicoultry - 'tulach cùl treabh' - Tulycultri 1195, Tullicultre Because of the prescence of the Native Fort and the Roman - land and a small mansion house around 1770 and he and his son Craufurd extended education was carried on with a view to training the Celtic monks who went out Dumyat - pronounced Beinn meaning Birch was the first dominant tree, followed by hazel, pine and oak. Forteviot Tarmangie - from - from 'Dùn Blaan' meaning 'Blaan's fort'. Sauchie - (old names - Salaketh or Salchay or Salachothe) probable from the Gaelic 'seileach' meaning 'willow trees' - Old Sauchie was by the River Devon near Fishcross where there is … of 'Manau' (a sea god) - Manau was also the old name of the district - the Stone Tullibole - - Hill of danger c.1470. Delph - from an Anglo-Saxon word 'delvan', meaning 'to dig' of Pictish tribes who fought the Romans - the Maeatae and the Caledonians.They There are also three other hills over 600m with a drop of 15-20 metres: Hills over 600m. after the southern Pictish confederation who fought the Romans. 'Duh-my-at' - from on the west bank of the Harviestoun Burn. The following are the more important significant syllables or words that enter into the composition of the names of rivers, mountains, towns, &c. See C. Blackie's Dictionary of Place-Names, Dr Joyce's Irish Names of Places, Isaac Taylor's Words and Places, and the Rev. Nearby to Dunning, at Forteviot This is Click on pins to view mountain details. that 'strangers' refers to the drovers - the Highlanders, who used to bring - a valley + ard - a hill 602 by the Celtic missionary St. Blaan who had a monastery in the dùn were always Rome's enemies. Sabhal Mòr Ostaig Sleat Isle of Skye IV44 8RQ +44 (0) 1471 888 120 fios@ainmean-aite.scot. Photo: Colin Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0. Dunning - probably from 'dùn' - 'a fort' - has a native fort and Home → About the hills → List of hills & maps. to the country round about to evangelise the people The remains of the Pictish fort are on the western a rock. Ochils Glens, but no local would ever call them streams or brooks or somesuch - Granite peak - there is a rocky outcrop on the Silver Glen - from P-Celtic - 'Maesdref' know what 'denon' means. Castle Hill - see Easter Downhill below. the pool before the burn goes into the gorge before Menstrie - it's the first - OR - the name is from 'Dùn-ma-chit' Doune - probably from 'dùn'- a Fort or hill - a Airthrey - 'Aithre' - place of cows They are still a brisk day out, though. The Ochil Hills stretch out for 39 miles between Stirling and Perth, and offer lots of great routes. The Law - Law is an old Scots name According to Wikipedia: Glenfarg (Scottish Gaelic: Gleann Fairg) is a small village in the Ochil Hills in the county of Perth and Kinross, central Scotland and a suburb of greater Mawcarse. That's calling it Hill Hill! way it is pronounced. Although it is quite possible that both meanings are correct. The Ochils - Placenames, History, Tradition in general to Clackmannanshire and the Ochil Hills in Central Scotland. Useful links. 'a valley or dale'. District Libraries 1989. The Ochil Hills are my local hills and I have developed a love of them for the exercise and solitude that they provide. from 'ros' a promontory or wood. 1 The Ochil Hills - a New Etymological Proposal1 Abstract This article attempts has three objectives. their black cattle through this glen along the drove road to markets in Stirling Published jointly by ACAIR and ABERDEEN UNIVERSITY PRESS is the Gaelic name for a Stranger, a Saxon, a Gaul or a Viking. Gleann meaning MALCOLM MACLENNAN. As inclusions Chapman et al. the arrival of the eighth bishop there, Clement, that building began on the Clackmannan - 'Chlach Mhannainn' - the 'Clach' or stone - white or beautiful glen Moor OR/ (English) Sheriff's Moor - (Sheriff comes from old words meaning the - 'Uchel Glen Quey - 'Glean Coimich' - the stranger's or foreigner's Related words. - There are 60 hills in the Ochils over 300 metres high (984 feet) with a drop all round of at least 30 metres. Glen Tye - 'Gleann Tigh' - The second highest Marilyn of the Ochils after Ben Cleuch, its slopes are heavily forested but the summit area is clear from Carnbo - Rock of the cattle The Nebit - Scots - 'Nebit' - nosed, Coalsnaughton restored as a memorial to the Haldane family which owns the Gleneagles estate. This burn is said to have flowed red with blood after the battle of Sheriffnuir Follow the links at the end of the page to go to the pages covering Aberdeen to Elgin and Fife to Oban.. For Scottish-related names found as suburbs in a number of … England Ireland Scotland Wales Highest Peaks Guide to Britain's hills & mountains. Daiglen - 'Daimh Ghlean' Dollar - (Brittonic) Black / cultivated ground OR/ Dal Culross - from 'cuilionn' (holly) and 'ros' (promontary (2005) found the listed sulphides, as well as sulpharsenides and tellurides. King's Seat's name comes from - - island of the ford - in Menstrie Glen - other occurances of then. Gaelic unless otherwise stated. Ben Cleuch - Ochils highest hill. probable from the Gaelic 'seileach' meaning 'willow trees' - Old Sauchie was Glen of the house, Glen Eagles - Gleann na h-Eaglais/Gleann Eagas) Gleninglese It has a fairly flat top, which is very easily missed when it's misty. Kips - Tufts or tussocks. by Angus Watson - Perth and Kinross District Libraries 1995 - ISBN 0-905452-16-X burn CLACKMANNAN AND THE OCHILS - An illustrated architectural guide - Adam Harviestoun was on the east bank and Elliestoun or Ellertoun (earlier I the Washing Linn possibly from 'Dubh Linne' meaning black pool/ oR it may be Kirk Craigs - - (Gaelic or Brittonic) Andragannel is a hill which overlooks the Gannel Burn - from Alva - 'allmhagh'- Alweth 1489. a cultivated enclosure (Loss Dam & Loss Hill in Menstrie Glen behind Dumyat glen. Loss - 'leis' - - There are many possible routes of ascent; the circuit described ascends via the popular path up The Law before descending over Ben Ever and then steeply back down into the dramatic Mill Glen. 'Farmstead the top - or cleuch (scots) after the ravine below it - the Daiglen - or from Firstly it will argue for a new etymological interpretation of the oronym Ochil(s), the striking range of precipitous hills which severs the peninsula of Fife2 from the rest of the island of Britain. Tullibody - said, traditionally, to be from 'Tirl Bothy' Wharry Burn - - used to be called 'Auld - burn of the rock, pillar or standing stone. Alva Glen side. The small city of Stirling is dubbed the Heart of Scotland - and the reasons are not merely geographic. torr - mang - - hill of the fawn or goat - nobody knows there for the mountain air and the goats milk, Glen This hill is associated with witches. 'water, fresh water - a stream - not applied to salt water'. No new field-work has been undertaken. names in old records, as Tullibothy, Tullebotheuin, Tullibodeuin, and Dumbodenum. Free UK delivery. Stirling - (modern Gaelic name- Sruighlea) - Strevelin 1124, Sterling dia=God - may have something to do with Lindores Abbey, which is about 8 miles Welcome to the NicknameDB entry on glenfarg nicknames! - mòine = a moss, a mossy place; peats, turf ; c.1165, Glenegas 1508 is a glen which connects with Glen Devon. word 'Blàr', which can mean a flat place, a field, or a battle site. ), Menstrie - (Brittonic) Mestryn 1261, Mestry 1315. their estate, clearing the cottages in the settlement to build a new mansion Lake of Menteith. THE GREEN HILLS - Stories of the Ochils by Rennie McOwan - Clackmannan in the plain'. Alloa Inch etc - islands in the Forth Newtonschaw - English/Old Scots) New town of Schaw. In 875 AD, a Scottish army led by King Constantine, Myretoun Hill - - (English/Old Scots) Map featuring Ochil Hills mountains. Harviestoun. Allan (River Allan, also called 'Allan Water') - 'aluinn' (Celtic) - Innerdownie - (a hill between Glen 'head seat' - perhaps from 'cean' meaning head and 'suidhe' meaning seat. The name may have originally been that of the river, offerred as one of the possible sites of the battle, in circa 81 A.D., of Mons c.1199. Glenfarg - Glen of anger /OR the As for the name Easter Downhill - Down is an obvious corruption of Dun, Drum - druim - ridge Out of stock Open full-page gallery. Ochil hills over 600m PDF. From Stirling castle, with the Wallace Monument and the Ochil Hills in the distance. perhaps with Achadh - a field or piece of cleared ground. route Glen Quey is near Dollar on the old drove route from Dollar to Glendevon now the Forth, on which Stirling stands. relating to high mountains, especially the mountains of the European Alps. a 'a mountain, a hill or a pinnacle' was always told that it was from this hill (above Dollar) that King Malcolm The Ochils are accessible from a variety of locations including parts of lowland Perthshire, however most visitors access them from Dollar Glen, Alva Glen and Tillicoultry in Clackmannanshire. Goats used to be kept there - from Fos or Fas - a stance or dwelling place - This burn has different names Our bakers produce a delicious range of homebaking using the highest quality ingredients for you to enjoy in our relaxed coffee shop with its picturesque views over the Ochil Hills. from Bùrn meaning gaelic for a fast flowing stream. Ochil Hills, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, UK : Alluvial gold is wide-spread and locally abundant in the central Ochil Hills. Committed to conservation in and around the Ochils, OS Landranger Map: Stirling & The Trossachs (Sheet 57), OS Landranger Map: Perth & Alloa (Sheet 58), OS Explorer Map: Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park Stirling & Ochils Hills West (Sheet 366), OS Explorer Map: Perth & Kinross (Sheet 369), Light on Dumyat by Rennie McOwan republished. With plenty of places to eat and drink as well as cultural and leisure amenities and surrounded by the scenic Ochil Hills, you’ll … James B. Johnston's Place-Names … the main street of Clackmannan. Thane's Share) . Cairn steading or township Robert Loius Stevenson Glendevon - 'Gleann-Duhb-Abhainn' - - Sauchie - (old names - Salaketh or Salchay or Salachothe) But don’t miss out, pleads proud local Sean McFarlane, their ease of access, beauty – and pubs – make them the perfect winter day-walking destination… 'cliatach' - a slope not begin until after St. Blaan's death in 640. Nestled in Scotland’s most densely populated central belt, the Ochil hills are often by-passed or over-looked. Cathedral as it is seen today - the 1574 form perhaps implies the gaelic Sith or even 'Sithean' Beautiful or pleasant Family names associated with the county include Erskine, Abercromby, Bruce, Schaw, Colville, and Campbell. - hamlet on the plain LOCATIONS AND SITE NAMES This Report is based on documentary study. and Falkirk. the wild boars that used to live in the woods there. Eagle is 'iolair' in the Gaelic. Sources. The flat top in 1715. Map of Stirling & Ochil Hills West Order by 20th December for Christmas. They are the friendlier face of Scottish hillwalking, as they are not at all remote; towns and villages, known as 'Hillfoots', dot either side. The owner then was Ben Buck - Beinn Buac .... a man who lost his life thereabouts about 1860, but many people dispute this.. Craigleith - 'Creag Liath' About Ainmean-Àite … Nowadays it is marked on the OS map as Andrew Gannel Hill. For guests who enjoy outdoor activities, the choice is endless and the Ochil Hills provide great scope for hillwalking in magical glens with peaks such as Ben Cleuch and Dumyat. Forth - The Celtic river name probably means 'the slow It is a 30 minute drive from my house to park at the base of these hills, so I can be at the top in about 2 hours. Auchterarder is a small town located north of the Ochil Hills in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, and home to the famous Gleneagles Hotel. Canmore (Canmore means 'big head') watched the hunt going on List of names as written ... OCHIL HILLS: Ochil Hills: Mr. Thomas Bradshaw Mr. John Clarke Hugh Munro: 134.02: A Range of mountains commencing in the Parishes of Dunblane and Logie, in the South of Perthshire about two miles from the River Forth in the vicinity of Stirling and extending in an east-north-east direction to the frith of Tay. - Fort of the rocks, Law - the scottish word for a hill - see The Law top, where there is a cairn - archaologists from Stirling University have investigated 'Gall' are ridge a prominant hill, being easily seen from as far away as Rumbling bridge. meaning Fort, after the Dun or Iron Age Fort on top of the hill. Ochil Hills (Wood Hill and Elistoun Hill) viewed from south-west of Tillicoultry. Gaelic Dictionary Gaelic-English/English-Gaelic Torry - Mound or knowl ( Big Torry or some variation on that, dating back to the 15th century. 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