New Luce, modern parish

Grid reference

NX 175 645 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

217500 564500

Latitude

54.941639685019

Longitude

-4.84950634718834

County

Wigtownshire

Nearby places

Airyolland, Glenluce (2.19 miles)

Kilmacfadzean, settlement, New Luce (2.54 miles)

Kilfeddar, ~eccles, New Luce (2.76 miles)

Kilfeddar, settlement, New Luce (2.76 miles)

Bardonachie, hill, Kirkcowan (4.98 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for the parish kirk built in the mid-seventeenth century, when this parish was created, being carved out of the parish of [Old] Luce.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Glenluce, parish (now Old Luce) (formerly)

Contains New Luce, modern parish

Within New Luce, modern parish

Parish details

New Luce formerly part of Glenluce. See Old Luce OLU for more details.

Parish TLA

NLU

County

Wigtownshire

Parish notes

After the Reformation (in 1646) the parish of Glenluce was split into Old Luce OLU and New Luce NLU (RPS: 1646/11/338).