Alves, parish

Grid reference

NJ 134 629 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

313400 862900

Latitude

57.64792659220317

Longitude

-3.4510791947432518

Nearby places

Mary Kirk, eccles. Alves (0 miles)

Kintray, former parish, Spynie (2.51 miles)

Inchbrock, eccles, Spynie (2.51 miles)

Kilbuiack, settlement, Alves (2.85 miles)

Pluscarden, former parish, Elgin (3.33 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Notes

NGR for the Old Parish Church (Mary Kirk) (NNMRS, Canmore ID: 16275).

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Relationships with other places

Contains Kilbuiack, settlement, Alves

Contains Mary Kirk, eccles. Alves

Parish details

Alves

Parish TLA

AVS

County

Morayshire

Medieval diocese

Moray

Parish notes

The church was assigned, together with the church of Lhanbryd, to the chanter of Moray, by Bp. Brice 1208x15 (Moray Reg. no.46). Both parsonage and vicarage pertained, the cure being served by a vicar pensioner (Ass. 480). Cowan 1967, 6.