St Sairs Market Stance, Culsalmond

Grid reference

NJ 632 325 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

363200 832500

Latitude

57.38166196965967

Longitude

-2.6121261945481153

Altitude (metres)

190

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

St Sairs, settlement Culsalmond (0.14 miles)

Hill of Kilmidden, Culsalmond (0.81 miles)

Lady's Well, Culsalmond (1.05 miles)

Culsalmond, parish (1.08 miles)

Lawrence Road, Culsalmond (1.12 miles)

Object Classification

Other

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The market stance lies to the north of Wrangham, concerning which RMS vii no. 1717 notes (in 1617) a fair: 'Sanct-Serffis-Fair super terris de Wranghame'. In 1724 it was noted, 'To the N.W. of the Church, about ½ on the brow of the hill stands a great yearly Fair called St. Serf's Fair, and by corrupting the name St. Sare's Fair, holden last Tuesday of June' (Geog. Coll. i, 16).

Relationships with other parishes

Within Culsalmond, parish