Eilean Mòr (maccu Cormaic), South Knapdale

Grid reference

NR 666 752 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

166600 675200

Latitude

55.91319383008484

Longitude

-5.735295211358334

Altitude (metres)

20

County

Argyllshire

Nearby places

St Cormac's Chapel, Eilean M. South Knapdale (0 miles)

St Cormac's Cave, South Knapdale (0.14 miles)

Kilmory Bay, South Knapdale (1.98 miles)

Kilmory Burn, South Knapdale (2.09 miles)

Kilmory, settlement South Knapdale (2.23 miles)

Object Classification

Island

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The island contains a chapel, now called St Cormac's Chapel (OS Digimap). According to Fordun, there was a sanctuary on this island ('et ibi refugium') (Fordun, Chronicon ii, 10).

Relationships with other parishes

Within South Knapdale, modern parish

Within South Knapdale, modern parish

Relationships with other places

Contains St Cormac's Cave, South Knapdale

Contains St Cormac's Chapel, Eilean M. South Knapdale