St Ethernan's Church, eccl., Rathen

Grid reference

NK 001 609 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

400100 860900

Latitude

57.63828271563405

Longitude

-1.9983249095984525

Altitude (metres)

10

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

Rathen, parish (0 miles)

St Oyne's Well, Rathen (0.57 miles)

St Oyne's Hill, Rathen (0.61 miles)

Kilbirnie, farm, Rathen (1.87 miles)

St Columba's Episcopal Church, Lonmay (2.18 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Acc to Scott 1915- (see Canmore) there is a Well of St Ethernan near church. THere are many local wells, none named thus on OS 6". Aberdeen Calendar 271: 'In Scocia apud Rathyn ... Deo deuotus Sanctus Ethernanus episcopus ...'

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

Relationships with other parishes

Within Rathen, parish