St Ford, settlement, Kilconquhar

Grid reference

NO 482 012 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

348200 701200

Latitude

56.20065329985412

Longitude

-2.834979586304631

Altitude (metres)

20

Nearby places

Kilconquhar Loch, Kilconquhar (0.48 miles)

Kilconquhar, settlement Kilconquhar (0.53 miles)

Kilconquhar, parish (0.53 miles)

Kilconquhar, eccles. Kilconquhar (0.53 miles)

Elie, modern parish (0.88 miles)

Object Classification

Settlement

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The farm is situated beside a sandy ford (whence the name) where the old coastal road crossed the Cocklemill Burn by St Ford Links. Traces of the old causeway can still be seen in the bottom of the burn where the ford was.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Kilconquhar, parish