NT1683 : St. Bridget's Kirk

taken 12 years ago, near to Dalgety Bay, Fife, Great Britain

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St. Bridget's Kirk
St. Bridget's Kirk
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12th century worship, now in ruins. Altered in the 17th century for Protestant knee-bend. Chancellor Seton, first Earl of Dunfermline is buried in a vault to the West. The Barnbougle Moubray family, who settled here in 1511, have plenty of burial plots. The Moubrays appear to have a splurge of seamen dribbling through the branches of the family tree as can be seen from the inscriptions on the gravestones - some distinguished Naval careers. Many tombstones around the graveyard feature the eerie skull and crossbones. More:
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Barnbougle Castle: LinkExternal link See Cockairnie, Otterston and Dalmeny.

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Saturday, 4 February, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 19 February, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 169 837 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:2.3366N 3:20.1208W
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