St Andrews Church, StA & Deerness (Orkney)

Grid reference

HY 523 088 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

352300 100880

Latitude

58.96412858648143

Longitude

-2.829485737960194

County

Orkney

Nearby places

St Andrews former parish, StA & Deerness (ORK) (0 miles)

Peterhouse, St Andrews & Deerness (0.53 miles)

St Andrews & Deerness, parish (Orkney) (0.53 miles)

St Peter's Bay, St Andrews & D'ness (ORK) (2.93 miles)

St Peter's Kirk, St Andrews & Deerness ORK (2.95 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The identification of this site as the parish kirk is made in OS Name Book 1880, but not treated with great confidence by NMRS. The fact that St Andrews parish was also known as Tankerness, and that this kirk is adjacent to the farm of Tankerness, supports the suggested location.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within St Andrews & Deerness, parish (Orkney)

Within St Andrews former parish, StA & Deerness (ORK) (formerly)