Foveran, parish

Grid reference

NJ 984 241 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

398400 824100

Latitude

57.30768272702318

Longitude

-2.026560510840182

Nearby places

St Peter's Well, Foveran (1 miles)

Chapel of the Holy Rood, Foveran (1.45 miles)

Cowstane Hirst, Foveran (1.55 miles)

Forvie, former parish, Slains (2.72 miles)

St Adomnán's Church, Forvie, Slains (2.72 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for Foveran Church, built 1794, but contains medieval carved stones (NMRS).

http://canmore.rcahms.gov.uk/

Relationships with other places

Contains Chapel of the Holy Rood, Foveran

Contains Cowstane Hirst, Foveran

Contains St Peter's Well, Foveran

Parish details

Foveran (Aberdeen, Buchan). Granted to Deer by Robert I, both parsonage and vicarage remained annexed at the Reformation, while a pension from its fruits was also payable to the common fund of the canons of Aberdeen cathedral. I B Cowan 1967.

Parish TLA

FOV

County

Aberdeenshire

Medieval diocese

Aberdeen