St Ninian's Well, Southend (Kintyre)

Grid reference

NR 720 040 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

172000 604000

Latitude

55.27723124926499

Longitude

-5.590213024258605

County

Argyllshire

Nearby places

Kilmashenachan, ~eccles. SOE (Kintyre) (0.53 miles)

St Ninian's Chapel, Southend (Kintyre) (0.53 miles)

St Ninian's Lands, Southend, Kintyre (1.39 miles)

Kilmashenachan, settlement, SOE (Kintyre) (2.43 miles)

Kilbride, ~eccles. SOE (Kintyre) (2.92 miles)

Object Classification

Water

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

In about 1630 it was recorded: 'There is in this Illand (Sanda) ane spring or fresh water well called St Ninians Well, and it doth recover severall men and women which doeth drink theroff, to their health againe' (Geog. Coll. ii, 187-8).

Relationships with other parishes

Within Southend, modern parish (Kintyre)

Relationships with other places

Adjacent St Ninian's Chapel, Southend (Kintyre)

Within St Ninian's Lands, Southend, Kintyre