Eglismonichty, eccl. Monifieth

Grid reference

NO 477 324 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

347700 732400

Latitude

56.48090796587782

Longitude

-2.849242550751301

Altitude (metres)

20

County

Angus

Nearby places

Eglismonichty, settlement, Monifieth (0.5 miles)

Monifieth, parish (1.12 miles)

St Mary's Church, episc. Dundee (1.37 miles)

St Bridget's Chapel, Monifieth (1.66 miles)

St Brides, settlement Monifieth (1.78 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The site shown on OS 6 inch 1st edn, it is in a sharp bend of the Dighty Water. NMRS records that most of its stones were removed in 1806 to build Balmossie meal mill, but in 1983 some remains were found, as well as the remains of a large number of human skeletons.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Monifieth, parish