NK0232 : Ruins of St. Adamnan's Chapel

taken 29 years ago, near to Nether Leask, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Ruins of St. Adamnan's Chapel
Ruins of St. Adamnan's Chapel
St. Adamnan (c.628-704) a follower of St. Columba was appointed Abbot of Iona in 679 and is best known as biographer of Columba. Said to have been born in Ireland, like Columba, he travelled extensively for the times and is known to have visited Holy Island. Although this ruin is of a later date he is said to have founded a 'cell' here.
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Date Taken
July 1988   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 27 February, 2009
Category
Chapel (ruined)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 0298 3258 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:23.0188N 1:57.1250W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NK 0295 3251
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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