Newton, parish

Grid reference

NT 334 690 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

333400 669000

Latitude

55.909524711848725

Longitude

-3.0654969427099346

Nearby places

St Mary's Chapel (Episc.), Dalkeith (0.81 miles)

St Nicholas Church, Dalkeith (1 miles)

Dalkeith, parish (1 miles)

St Michael's Chapel, S.Queensferry, Dalmeny (1.5 miles)

Newbattle, parish (1.8 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Relationships with other parishes

Contains Woomet, former parish, Newton

Parish details

Newton including Woomet WMX

Parish TLA

NTN

County

Midlothian

Medieval diocese

St Andrews

Parish notes

Granted to Dunfermline by Alwin Renner and his wife Ada, confirmed by Malcolm IV, and Robert bishop of St Andrews (1154x1159); but in spite of numerous confirmations, the patronage alone seems to have been enjoyed by the abbey for some considerable time.