St Inan's Well, Irvine

Grid reference

NS 322 365 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

232200 636500

Latitude

55.593163175973224

Longitude

-4.663191994040192

County

Ayrshire

Nearby places

St Mary's Chapel, Irvine (1.24 miles)

St Mary's Church, Irvine (1.3 miles)

Irvine, parish AYR (1.3 miles)

Dreghorn, parish (2.08 miles)

Brydskirk, Irvine (2.31 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NMRS records (Canmore ID 41958) that the well has alternative names, 'Chapel Well' in the OSA and ONB and 'St Mary's Well' by McJannet. It stood close to what was probably a chapel dedicated to St Mary. A plaque above states, 'St Inan's Well AD 839'.

http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/

Relationships with other parishes

Within Irvine, parish AYR