Kirkmabreck, parish KKK (KCB)

Grid reference

NX 492 565 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

249200 556500

Latitude

54.88039063352638

Longitude

-4.350872265129735

Nearby places

Kirkmabreck, eccles., Kirkmabreck (0 miles)

Kirkmabreck, settlement, Kirkmabreck (0.59 miles)

Kirkbride, eccles, Kirkmabreck (0.63 miles)

Kirkbride, settlement, Kirkmabreck (0.92 miles)

Kirkdale, former parish, Kirkmabreck (1.99 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for Kirkmabreck, eccles.

Parish details

Kirkmabreck now includes most of Kirkdale KXJ

Parish TLA

KKK

County

Kirkcudbrightshire

Medieval diocese

Galloway

Parish notes

The church of Aed mac Bric (died 589 or 595 AU)? was annexed to Dundrennan Abbey by Pope Clement VI in 1351, the union previously having been effected by the bishop of Galloway (Collectorie 14 fo. 162v). Both parsonage and vicarage revenues appear to have been annexed, and continued to be so at the reformation (APS iv 495). Cowan 1967, 121. The bulk of Kirkdale KXJ q.v. was annexed to the parish in 1636.