KILLOCHYETT, a hamlet, in the parish of Stow, county of Edinburgh, ½ a mile (N. N. W.) from Stow; containing 42 inhabitants. It lies in the south-eastern part of the parish, near the confluence of the Cockham rivulet with the Gala water, and on the high road from Stow to Middleton.

A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. . 1856.

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