St Peter's Well, Foveran

Grid reference

NJ 999 235 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

399900 823500

Latitude

57.30229520392031

Longitude

-2.001659789210045

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

Foveran, parish (1 miles)

Cowstane Hirst, Foveran (1.2 miles)

Chapel of the Holy Rood, Foveran (1.32 miles)

Forvie, former parish, Slains (2.32 miles)

St Adomnán's Church, Forvie, Slains (2.32 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

OS Name Book recalls this as 'a very fine spring strongly impregnated with iron. It is supposed to have been named by the monks of Monkshome' (cited by NMRS). OS surveyors recorded no sign of it in 1964 in what was then a ploughed field (NMRS).

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

Relationships with other parishes

Within Foveran, parish