Rosneath, parish

Grid reference

NS 253 831 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

225300 683100

Latitude

56.00899127928458

Longitude

-4.802464882914093

Nearby places

St Modan's Church, Rosneath (0 miles)

Crossowen, settlement Rosneath (0.97 miles)

Rhu, modern parish (1 miles)

Cill Choiril, settlement, Kilmonivaig (3.19 miles)

Kirkmichael, settlement Rhu (3.44 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Notes

NGR for St Modan's Church, Rosneath Old Parish Church. An early medieval cross-slab was found here (NMRS, Canmore ID: 41452). In 1621 the parishioners of 'Rosneth' petitioned Parliament that 'upoun the incommodius situatioune of the said kirk,[it] might be transportit out of the Yle of Rosnethe quhair it presentlie standis to that part of the mainland of the said parochin callit the landis of Ardinconnell' (RPS 1621/6/13).

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Relationships with other parishes

Contains Rhu, modern parish (formerly)

partly

Relationships with other places

Contains Crossowen, settlement Rosneath

Contains St Modan's Church, Rosneath

Parish TLA

RNH

County

Dunbartonshire

Medieval diocese

Glasgow