Torkatrine, settlement, Urr

Grid reference

NX 830 646 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

283000 564600

Latitude

54.962202768725376

Longitude

-3.827589097049611

Altitude (metres)

70

County

Kirkcudbrightshire

Nearby places

St Colmonell's Church, Urr (1.26 miles)

Kirkbride (Blaiket) former parish, Urr (1.61 miles)

Kirkbride, eccles., Kirkbride, Urr (1.61 miles)

Maidenholm, Urr (2.06 miles)

St Peter's Church, modern, Dalbeattie, Urr (2.11 miles)

Object Classification

Relief

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The settlement-name must relate to a hill, probably the hill now called Torkatrine Hill, which rises to 101 metres, and on the south-eastern lower slopes of which this settlement stands.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Urr, parish, aka Colmonell KCB