Teampull na Trionaid, North Uist

Grid reference

NF 816 602 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

81600 860200

Latitude

57.51985753990485

Longitude

-7.319431897708487

Altitude (metres)

5

County

Inverness-shire

Nearby places

Tobar na Trionaid, North Uist (0.14 miles)

Cnoc nan Aingeal, North Uist (0.14 miles)

Loch na Trionaid, North Uist (0.18 miles)

Teampull Chrìosd, North Uist (2.15 miles)

Tobar Chaluim Chille, South Uist (Benbecula) (3.94 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Mary Miers (2008) considers it was built c.1200, possibly on an earlier site. The Book of Clan Ranald attributes its foundation to Beathag, prioress of the nuns of Iona and daughter of Somerled, sister of Raghnall. Now in ruins.

Relationships with other parishes

Within North Uist, modern parish

Within North Uist, modern parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Cnoc nan Aingeal, North Uist

Adjacent Loch na Trionaid, North Uist

Adjacent Tobar na Trionaid, North Uist