Lady Kirk, eccles. Monkton & Prestwick AYR

Grid reference

NS 386 266 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

238600 626600

Latitude

55.50644932468424

Longitude

-4.555954428659808

Altitude (metres)

50

County

Ayrshire

Nearby places

Ladykirk, settlement, Monkton & Prestwick (0.06 miles)

St Quivox, eccles., Ayr (1.75 miles)

St Quivox, former parish, aka Sanchar, Ayr (1.75 miles)

St Cuthbert's Parish Church, Prestwick (1.86 miles)

Monkton, former parish, Monkton & Prestwick (1.86 miles)

Object Classification

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

These are remains of medieval chapel. NMRS records its foundation about 1446, and its organisation as a 'quasi collegiate group of priests'. The presence of a graveyard is indicated by large quantities of human bone dug up here.

http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/

Relationships with other parishes

Within Monkton & Prestwick, parish