Rhu, modern parish

Grid reference

NS 267 839 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

226700 683900

Latitude

56.01667933206371

Longitude

-4.780552657902722

County

Dunbartonshire

Nearby places

Rosneath, parish (1 miles)

St Modan's Church, Rosneath (1 miles)

Crossowen, settlement Rosneath (1.35 miles)

Cill Choiril, settlement, Kilmonivaig (2.72 miles)

Kirkmichael, settlement Rhu (2.73 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Notes

NGR for Rhu Old Parish Church, built 1648, demolished and rebuilt in 1763.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Cardross, parish (formerly)

partly

Contains Rhu, modern parish

Within Rhu, modern parish

Within Rosneath, parish (formerly)

partly

Parish details

Rhu formerly part of Cardross

Parish TLA

RHU

County

Dunbartonshire

Parish notes

'The parish, containing also the town of Helensburgh and most of the village of Garelochhead, was formed out of Roseneath and Cardross in 1643-48' (www.scottish-places.info)