Paul's Well, Linton

Grid reference

NT 159 492 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

315900 649300

Latitude

55.7289107604331

Longitude

-3.339267925174316

County

Roxburghshire

Nearby places

Paulswell, settlement, Linton (0.06 miles)

West Linton, parish, aka Linton PEB (1.61 miles)

Newlands, parish (1.68 miles)

St Mungo's Well, West Linton (1.75 miles)

St Mungo's Church, episc. West Linton (1.78 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Though there is no clear evidence that this well is dedicated to a saint, it is close to the site of a number of stone cist-burials, in a field called Chapel Field (NMRS), which may lend support to the interpretation of this as containing a saint's name.

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

Relationships with other parishes

Within Linton, parish ROX