St Fergus's Church, Glamis

Grid reference

NO 386 468 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

338600 746800

Latitude

56.60917348522998

Longitude

-3.00038996336289

Altitude (metres)

80

County

Angus

Nearby places

Glamis, parish (0 miles)

St Fergus's Well, Glamis (0.06 miles)

St Fergus's Cave, Glamis (0.62 miles)

Little Kilmundie, settlement Glamis (1.74 miles)

Eassie, former parish, Eassie & Nevay (2.14 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Present building built in 1793 against the medieval south transept of the old church. Aberdeen Calendar, 271 records: 'In Scocia apud Glammis floret Fergusius episcopus sanctus'. Also note Aberdeen Breviary, 18 November, which calls him 'patroni insignis de Glammis'.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Glamis, parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent St Fergus's Cave, Glamis

Adjacent St Fergus's Well, Glamis

across the burn