NX3639 : Kirkmaiden in Ferness

taken 10 years ago, near to Monreith, Dumfries And Galloway, Great Britain

Kirkmaiden in Ferness
Kirkmaiden in Ferness
This ancient ruined chapel and graveyard overlooks Front Bay. The roofed building is the burial place of the Maxwell family of Monreith. A small well nearby is associated with St Medana and is said to have healing properties. There is another chapel of the same name on the opposite side of Luce Bay near Drummore. (See LinkExternal link for the story of St Medana).
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NX3639, 124 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 13 January, 2008   (more nearby)
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Sunday, 13 January, 2008
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Burial ground   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NX 365 399 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:43.6736N 4:32.3750W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NX 365 399
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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