Barthol Chapel, settlement Tarves

Grid reference

NJ 815 341 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

381500 834100

Latitude

57.39714730494595

Longitude

-2.307854423661477

Altitude (metres)

100

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

St Bartholomew's Chapel, Tarves (0.14 miles)

St John's Well, Tarves (0.57 miles)

St Catherine's Well, Fyvie (1.85 miles)

St John's Wells, settlement Fyvie (1.88 miles)

St John's Well, well, Fyvie (1.91 miles)

Object Classification

Settlement

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

OS 6 inch 1st edn shows a settlement called Bartholchapel Market Stance at NJ804343. This settlement is now OS Barthol Hill. A fair was kept here for cattle, horses and sheep, called Bartol Fair, named after St Bartholomew on (or about) whose feastday it was kept.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Tarves, parish