Kilmalemnock, eccles., St Andrews, SAB

Grid reference

NJ 250 620 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

325000 862000

Latitude

57.64192355839393

Longitude

-3.256486521126118

County

Morayshire

Nearby places

St Andrews-Lhanbryde, modern parish (0.37 miles)

St Andrew's Church, St Andrews-Lhanbryde (0.44 miles)

St Andrews, parish (aka Kilmalemnock) SAB (0.44 miles)

St Andrews, settlement, St Andrews & Lhanbryde (0.51 miles)

Kilmalemnock, settlement, St Andrews & Lhanbryde (0.53 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

It is assumed that the alternative name of St Andrews parish, Kilmalemnock, is a cill-name, and that the second part of the name is a saint's name (see Watson 1926, 327-8 for discussion). The NGR given above is for the vicinity of St Andrews Church. The earliest forms of the name are found with reference to the settlement, whose name is presumed to derive from the church/chapel.

Relationships with other parishes

Within St Andrews-Lhanbryde, modern parish

Within St Andrews, parish (aka Kilmalemnock) SAB