Funded by a Leverhulme Trust Project Grant
NJ 508 616 (accurate position)
Six-figure easting & northing
St John's Church, Deskford (0 miles)
St John's Well, Deskford (0.06 miles)
Cullen, parish (1.06 miles)
Combs Plantation, Deskford (1.43 miles)
Comb's Croft, settlement, Deskford (1.55 miles)
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Contains Comb's Croft, settlement, Deskford
Contains Combs Plantation, Deskford
Contains St John's Church, Deskford
Contains St John's Well, Deskford
Deskford formerly a pendicle of Fordyce FRC
A pendicle of Fordyce FRC, the entire revenues of this chapel, which was probably erected in 15th c. and lay within the patronage of Ogilvie of that Ilk, accrued to the canons of Aberdeen cathedral, who maintained a curate in this charge (Banff Trans., 73 ff; Ass. 385, 385v; Fraser Papers 191-6). Cowan 1967, 46.
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