Pottie, former parish, Dron

Grid reference

NO 164 151 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

316400 715100

Latitude

56.32099347601701

Longitude

-3.3518387816144806

County

Perthshire

Nearby places

Dron, parish (1.51 miles)

Abernethy, parish PER (1.66 miles)

St Brigit's Church, Abernethy (1.66 miles)

Rhynd, parish (2.39 miles)

St Columba's Church, Arngask (3.03 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for the 'Chapel and Graveyard' by Pottie Mill, on west bank of the Farg Water, actually in the parish of Dron.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Dron, parish

Parish details

Pottie or Kirkpottie. The chapel of Pottie now stands in Dron parish.

Parish TLA

PIX

Medieval diocese

St Andrews

Parish notes

The history of the parish is opaque, particularly in respect of its connection to Dunbarney. By the fifteenth century, however, Pottie was clearly a pendicle of Dunbarney, and by 167/8 it was annexed, with Dunbarney, to the capitular mensa of St Giles Collegiate Church.