Essie, former parish, Rhynie

Grid reference

NJ 466 278 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

346600 827800

Latitude

57.337798720598656

Longitude

-2.8871971097381417

County

Aberdeenshire

Nearby places

Maiden Hillock, Rhynie (0.09 miles)

Cloch Maluidh, Rhynie (1.34 miles)

Rhynie, parish (1.97 miles)

St Luag's Church, Rhynie (1.97 miles)

St Mary's Church, Auchindoir & Kearn (2.16 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The church was pulled down in 1759 for its materials and its foundations, visible in 1866 (Ordnance Survey Name Book [ONB] 1866), were grubbed up when the graveyard was put in order, prior to 1890. In the old churchyard are a broken 1601 gravestone and a whin-mill stone (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Rhynie, parish

Parish details

Essie now part of Rhynie RYN

Parish TLA

EEX

Medieval diocese

Moray