St Laverances Well, Premnay

Grid reference

NJ 629 245 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

362900 824500

Latitude

57.30977136834476

Longitude

-2.615911685965073

Altitude (metres)

155

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

Kate's Well, Premnay (0.47 miles)

Catherine's Well, Premnay (0.53 miles)

St James's Chapel, Premnay (0.56 miles)

Premnay, parish (0.89 miles)

St Caran's Church, Premnay (0.89 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The name was originally recorded as 'Laverance' but this was changed to 'Laverance's' for publication ... a well of pure water which was the object of religious rite on a certain day of the year, when offerings of silver or copper were made' (NMRS, citing OS Name Book, 1867).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Premnay, parish