St Peter's Well, Houston

Grid reference

NS 407 675 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

240700 667500

Latitude

55.87431440691091

Longitude

-4.546502757368097

Altitude (metres)

30

County

Renfrewshire

Nearby places

Kilpeter, settlement Houston (0.36 miles)

Houston, parish (0.36 miles)

St Peter's Church, Houston (0.36 miles)

Barfillan, settlement Houston (0.98 miles)

Peter's Burn, Houston (1.2 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NMRS (Canmore ID 43125) records the well in a field on Greenhill farm. 'It is covered by a small freestone building, about 5 1/2 ft long by 4 1/2 ft wide, one of the few of its kind in Scotland.'

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

Relationships with other parishes

Within Houston, parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Peter's Burn, Houston

Adjacent St Peter's Church, Houston