St Mungo's Chapel, Glengairn

Grid reference

NO 352 970 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

335200 797000

Latitude

57.059662125961076

Longitude

-3.0685433109768683

Altitude (metres)

230

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

Glengairn, former parish, GTG (0 miles)

St Mungo's Well, Glengairn, GTG (0.14 miles)

Glenmuick Tullich & Glengairn (1.25 miles)

St Nachalan's Well, GTG (1.28 miles)

Glenmuick, former parish, GTG (1.59 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

About 500 metres to the NW, by Torandarroch, an annual fair was held on 24 January called 'Feill ma Cha' (Diack, Aberdeen Kings College MS 2276, fo. 54 r.-v, information collected circa 1920). Mo Cha is a hypocorism of Kentigern, the Gaelic equivalent of Mungo.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Glengairn, former parish, GTG (formerly)

Within Glenmuick Tullich & Glengairn

Within Glenmuick Tullich & Glengairn

Relationships with other places

Adjacent St Mungo's Well, Glengairn, GTG