Cladh Odhrain, Kirkapol (Tiree)

Grid reference

NM 043 472 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

104300 747200

Latitude

56.523696442901795

Longitude

-6.809103496360565

Altitude (metres)

5

County

Argyllshire

Nearby places

Kirkapoll, former parish, Tiree (Tiree) (0.06 miles)

St Columba's Church, Kirkapoll (Tiree) (0.06 miles)

Tobar Eachainn, Kirkapoll (Tiree) (0.06 miles)

Tiree, modern parish (2.99 miles)

Cill Fhinnein, chapel, Tiree (3.11 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

This place is called Cladh Kirkapoll on OS Digimap. The alternative name, Cladh Odhrain is given by a local Tiree website about place-names, http://www.tireeplacenames.org/, accessed 7 November 2011. There are a pair of West Highland slabs in the cemetery, and part of a free-standing cross. Another cross, formerly here, is now at Inveraray Castle. W. Douglas Simpson, 'The Historical Saint Columba' (Edinburgh 1963, 84).

Relationships with other parishes

Within Kirkapoll, former parish, Tiree (Tiree) (formerly)

Within Tiree, modern parish

Within Tiree, modern parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent St Columba's Church, Kirkapoll (Tiree)

Adjacent Tobar Eachainn, Kirkapoll (Tiree)