Suidhe Chuimein, Boleskine & Abertarff

Grid reference

NH 449 105 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

244900 810500

Latitude

57.15929409487673

Longitude

-4.56474274344093

Altitude (metres)

395

County

Inverness-shire

Nearby places

Killiechoilum, Boleskine & Abertarff (2.5 miles)

Glenmoriston, former parish, Urquhart & Glenmoriston (4.14 miles)

St Columba's Church, Urquhart & Glemoriston (4.14 miles)

St Columba's Well, Urquhart & Glenmoriston (4.25 miles)

Cille Chuimein, eccles., Boleskine & Abertarff (4.68 miles)

Object Classification

Relief

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

In circa 1630 this place is specified as the boundary marker of the parish of Abertarff: 'The marche betwix Abirtarf and Stra Arkek ar the hill of Suy-Cumman, twa myll from Glendo ... ' (Geog. Coll. ii, 556). According to the local minister in 1798, 'And an eminence on the hill to the east of Lochtarf is called Sui-Chuiman, or Cummins's resting-place' (OSA xx, 20).

Relationships with other parishes

Within Abertarff, former parish, Boleskine & Abertarff (formerly)

Within Boleskine & Abertarff, modern parish