Burghill, former parish, Brechin

Grid reference

NO 601 592 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

360100 759200

Latitude

56.72290062349627

Longitude

-2.652043949057063

County

Angus

Nearby places

Brechin, parish (0.62 miles)

Michael Den, Brechin (0.66 miles)

St Michael's Mount, Brechin (0.7 miles)

Kilmuir, former parish, Brechin (0.84 miles)

Kilmuir, eccles., Kilmuir, Brechin (0.84 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for OS 6 inch 'site of the kirk of Buthirkill'. NMRS records (Canmore ID 35766): There are no visible remains of the medieval church of Butherkill and its burial-ground which formerly stood upon a knoll 240m W of Brechin Bridge. The ruins of the church and the gravestones were removed in the late 18th century. A Jervise 1861; I B Cowan 1967; RCAHMS 1984.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Brechin, parish

Parish details

Burghill ('Unthiekil' Cowan 1967, 204) now part of Brechin BRE

Parish TLA

BHX

Medieval diocese

Brechin