Kilmuir Wester, former parish, Knockbain

Grid reference

NH 676 501 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

267600 850100

Latitude

57.52189775076935

Longitude

-4.210983339935578

County

Ross-shire

Nearby places

Kilmuir, eccl. St Mary's (west) Knockbain (0 miles)

Kilmuir, settlement, Knockbain (0.06 miles)

Clach Bhenneit, stone, Avoch (2.01 miles)

Knockbain,(= Kilmuir Wstr & Suddie) parish (2.32 miles)

Bennetsfield, settlement, Avoch (2.33 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Relationships with other parishes

Within Knockbain,(= Kilmuir Wstr & Suddie) parish

Relationships with other places

Contains Kilmuir, eccl. St Mary's (west) Knockbain

Contains Kilmuir, settlement, Knockbain

Parish details

Kilmuir Wester or South, now part of Knockbain KNB

Parish TLA

KXW

Medieval diocese

Ross

Parish notes

Kilmuir Wester was united with Suddie to form Knockbain in 1756 (Watson, 1904, 136).