Carwhin, settlement, Kenmore

Grid reference

NN 642 368 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

264200 736800

Latitude

56.50374792259202

Longitude

-4.206614685493864

Altitude (metres)

240

County

Perthshire

Nearby places

Kiltyrie, settlement Kenmore (0.88 miles)

Ardeonaig, settlement Kenmore (1.64 miles)

Ardeonaig, former parish, Kenmore (1.97 miles)

Cill mo Chormaig, eccl. Kenmore/Ardeonaig (1.97 miles)

Cladh Machuim, Kenmore (3.13 miles)

Object Classification

Settlement

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

In 1928 WJ Watson cited a poem about the laird of Carwhin ('fear Coire Chunna'), urging those who came across him to rescue him from the waves and treat him respectfully and generously on their own ship (Scottish Place-Name Papers, 168-9)

Relationships with other parishes

Within Kenmore, parish (formerly Inchadney)