Stromness, parish (Orkney)

Grid reference

HY 237 081 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

323700 100810

Latitude

58.95370206167818

Longitude

-3.3264627013432433

Nearby places

St Colm's Chapel, Hoy & Graemsay ORK (1.14 miles)

Hoy (& Graemsay), parish, ORK (2.18 miles)

St Mary's Chapel, Stromness (Orkney) (3.15 miles)

St John's Head, Hoy (4.56 miles)

Petertown, Mainland ORK (4.66 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The NGR given is for NMRS Warebeth Cemetery, which may be the site of the old kirk of Stromness. It corresponds roughly to the site marked with a church symbol at 'Kirkbuster' in Stromness on Blaeu's map of Orkney and Shetland.

http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/

Relationships with other places

Contains St Mary's Chapel, Stromness (Orkney)

Parish TLA

SNS

County

Orkney

Medieval diocese

Orkney