Cloquhairnan, Coylton

Grid reference

NS 431 174 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

243100 617400

Latitude

55.425316496854094

Longitude

-4.479575797067339

Altitude (metres)

119

County

Ayrshire

Nearby places

St Bride's Well, Coylton (1.05 miles)

Coylton, parish (1.28 miles)

Knockmurran, Coylton (1.36 miles)

St Brigit's Chapel, Sundrum (2.22 miles)

Fergus Loch, Ayr (2.47 miles)

Object Classification

Settlement

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

That this place may derive from G. cloch + Ernán has been noticed by RCAHMS, cf. NMRS record: "Cloquhairnan: This place-name suggests that here was a stone commemorating St Ernan (also called St Marnock - cf NS41NW 5 and 8). J Retter 1978 " The neighbouring farm is Drumsuie.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Coylton, parish