Kirkcalla, ~eccles. Penninghame

Grid reference

NX 302 744 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

230200 574400

Latitude

55.0350013270485

Longitude

-4.657326860753946

Altitude (metres)

135

County

Wigtownshire

Nearby places

Kirkcalla, settlement, Penninghame (0.22 miles)

Loch Maberry, Kirkcowan/Penninghame/Colmonell (1.16 miles)

Clachaneasy, settlement, Penninghame (3.24 miles)

Clachaneasy, ~eccles., Penninghame (3.24 miles)

Kilquockadale, settlement, Kirkcowan (3.48 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Marked on OS 6 inch map (1st edn) as 'Site of Old Kirk of Kirkcalla'. NMRS records (Canmore ID 63031): 'The site of Kirkcalla, a church dedicated to St Olaf (died 1030), at the west side of its graveyard which was still visible as an enclosure in 1846.' There is no sign of church or graveyard now.

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

Relationships with other parishes

Within Penninghame, parish