St Mary's Well, KKV (Mull)

Grid reference

NM 538 217 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

153800 721700

Latitude

56.32364970928792

Longitude

-5.982502297205605

Altitude (metres)

10

County

Argyllshire

Nearby places

St Mary's Chapel, KKV (Mull) (0 miles)

Killunaig, eccles. KKV (Mull) (3.69 miles)

Killunaig, settlement KKV (Mull) (3.78 miles)

Kilfinichen & Kilvickeon, modern parish (4.28 miles)

Tobar Màire, Torosay (Mull) (4.46 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The site of an ancient well a short distance E of the old burial ground (NM52SW 2). It was open until the early part of the present (19th) century and was supposed to cure diseases etc. Nothing now remains but a slight hollow in the ground. Name Book 1878. Name Book confirmed. Visited by OS (R D) 9 June 1972. The exact position of St Mary's well cannot now be identified. RCAHMS 1980, visited 1971.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Kilfinichen & Kilvickeon, modern parish