Kilmartin, eccles. Kilmuir (Skye)

Grid reference

NG 487 668 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

148700 866800

Latitude

57.62120457546641

Longitude

-6.2091423407152195

Altitude (metres)

45

County

Inverness-shire

Nearby places

Kilena, eccl. Kilmuir (Skye) (3.21 miles)

Kilmaluag, settlement Kilmuir/Skye (5.74 miles)

Uig, former parish, Snizort (Skye) (5.76 miles)

Kilmaluag River, Kilmuir/Skye (5.84 miles)

Kilmuir, parish, formerly Kilmaluag (Skye) (5.91 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Monro noted (1549) 'the water of Killmartine' which presumably flowed nearby (Description no. 132). The name is now that of a graveyard, but there seems also to have been a chapel here, as was reported to the surveyors of the OS Name Book in the nineteenth century (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Kilmuir, parish, formerly Kilmaluag (Skye)

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Kilmartin River, Kilmuir (Skye)