Clova, former parish, Cortachy and Clova

Grid reference

NO 326 729 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

332600 772900





Nearby places

Inchbruthie, Kirriemuir (3.81 miles)

Braeminzion, Lethnot & Navar (4.46 miles)

Bride's Bed, Lochlee (5.83 miles)

Bride's Coggie, Cortachy & Clova (6.09 miles)

Bodleckmartine Burn, Glenisla (6.14 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?



NGR for Cortachy Old Parish Church.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Cortachy & Clova, modern parish (formerly)

Parish details

Clova part of Cortachy and Clova COC, formerly a chapel part of Glamis GLA (Cowan 1967, 32) until after the Reformation.

Parish TLA


Medieval diocese

St Andrews

Parish notes

Clova became a parish, and then Cortachy and Clova were united, all after the Reformation. Before the Reformation Clova was a chapel of Glamis, StA Angu. See Arb. Lib. ii no.296, RMS vi no.2075 etc.. Cowan 1967, 32.