Kilchainie, ~eccles., South Uist

Grid reference

NF 760 460 (general (5km))

Six-figure easting & northing

76000 846000

Latitude

57.38888819039598

Longitude

-7.39373347767252

County

Inverness-shire

Nearby places

Aird Choinnich, South Uist (0.06 miles)

St Michael's Church (modern), South Uist (0.18 miles)

St Michael's Burial Ground, South Uist (0.45 miles)

Cill Amhlaidh, eccl. South Uist (0.51 miles)

Cill Amhlaidh, settlement South Uist (0.51 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The existence of this chapel is inferred from the place-name Kilchainie on Blaeu/Uist (1654), which evidently represents G cill + (Saint) Cainnech. The area in which this NGR lies includes Aird Coinnich (OS Digimap) which contains the same personal name.,

Relationships with other parishes

Within South Uist, modern parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Kilchainie, settlement South Uist