Wauchope, former parish, Langholm

Grid reference

NY 355 840 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

335500 584000

Latitude

55.14608456333381

Longitude

-3.012104500127369

County

Dumfriesshire

Nearby places

Langholm, modern parish (0.45 miles)

Crossmungo Moss, Langholm (0.78 miles)

Staplegorton, former parish, Langholm (2.43 miles)

St Bride's Chapel, Langholm (2.88 miles)

Mungo's Faulds, Canonbie (3.46 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR given for Wauchope Old Parish Kirk.

Relationships with other parishes

Contains Half Morton, modern parish (formerly)

Within Langholm, modern parish

Relationships with other places

Contains Crossmungo Moss, Langholm

Parish details

Wauchope (united with Staplegorton and part of Morton to create Langholm Ph in 1702 (NMRS)

Parish TLA

WHX

Medieval diocese

Glasgow

Parish notes

Both parsonage and vicarage revenues were annexed to Jedburgh Abbey by 1220 (Cowan 1967, 207).