St Bean's Chapel, Arnprior, Kippen

Grid reference

NS 610 940 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

261000 694000

Latitude

56.11853908392321

Longitude

-4.23599236299177

County

Stirlingshire

Nearby places

Ladylands, settlement Kippen (1.45 miles)

Kippen, parish (2.59 miles)

St Mauvais' Well, Kippen (2.78 miles)

Lady's Well, Gargunnock (3.59 miles)

Kilewnan Burn, Fintry/Killearn (4.1 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

This place is mentioned by Walter Bower in his Scotichronicon (1440 x 1447) as a chapel at Arnprior - ‘in Menteth ... Ernefrear ubi capella Sancti Beani’ (Scotichron vol. i, 190-1; Bk 2). Arnprior lies about 4 km west of the parish kirk of Kippen.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Kippen, parish