Birsay, former parish, Birsay & Harray

Grid reference

HY 247 277 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

324700 102770

Latitude

59.129868321814875

Longitude

-3.315792698340427

County

Orkney

Nearby places

Christ Kirk, Birsay (0 miles)

St Magnus Well, Birsay (Orkney) (0.53 miles)

Manswell (0.59 miles)

St Peter's Chapel, Brough of Birsay (0.7 miles)

St Peter's Church, Sandwick (Orkney) (4.97 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Notes

NGR for site where Barber's excavations found evidence of a twelfth-century church underlying later buildings (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Birsay & Harray

Parish details

Birsay part of Birsay & Harray HYX BIH

Parish TLA

BIX

Medieval diocese

Orkney