St Gordian's Kirk, ~eccles, Manor

Grid reference

NT 194 307 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

319400 630700

Latitude

55.563301182440135

Longitude

-3.2781224373675335

Altitude (metres)

1100

County

Peebleshire

Nearby places

Drumelzier, parish (4.34 miles)

Stobo, parish (4.35 miles)

St Mungo's Kirk, Stobo (4.35 miles)

Manor, parish (4.75 miles)

St Mary's Church (of the Lowes), Yarrow (5.77 miles)

Object Classification

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Not obvious that there was a church here, but the presence of a cross base, place-names Kirkhope etc., and also tradition of its existence suggest it may be genuine. See NMRS for discussion of conflicting sources of information about this church and site. Canmore ID 49894. The Early Christian inscribed stone is Canmore ID 49892.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Manor, parish