Gargunnock, parish

Grid reference

NS 707 943 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

270700 694300





Nearby places

Craigmakessoch, Gargunnock (0.78 miles)

St Colm's Glen, Gargunnock (1.53 miles)

Lady's Well, Gargunnock (2.52 miles)

Kincardine-in-Menteith, parish (2.87 miles)

St Lolan's Church, Kincardine in Menteith (2.87 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)


NGR for the Gargunnock parish church, rebuilt 1774, but possibly on the site of a medieval building. It lies about 80 metres NE of Keir Hill.

Relationships with other places

Contains Craigmakessoch, Gargunnock

Contains Lady's Well, Gargunnock

Contains Lady's Well, Gargunnock

Contains St Colm's Glen, Gargunnock

Parish details

In 1615 it is listed among the pendics of Kirkton/St Ninians, 'viz capellis sive ecclesiis de Lairbar, Donypace, Mure et Gargunnok' (RMS vii no. 1222). It is not clear at this stage whether Gargunnock is here being recorded as a 'capella' or an 'ecclesia'.

Parish TLA




Medieval diocese

St Andrews