Tom ma Chisaig, Callander

Grid reference

NN 626 078 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

262600 707800

Latitude

56.24290918873294

Longitude

-4.217411280474327

Altitude (metres)

70

County

Perthshire

Nearby places

Callander, parish (0 miles)

St Kessog's Church, Callander (0.06 miles)

Leny, former parish, Callander (0.33 miles)

Kilmahog, former parish, Callander (0.96 miles)

Kilmahog, settlement, Kilmahog, Callander (0.96 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The mound on the bank of the River Teith may have been built as a motte. It stands at the north end of the crossing of the river, where there is now a bridge. NMRS records that 'An annual market called Feill-ma-Chessaig was held here in the early 19th century' (NSA, 1845)

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Callander, parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent St Kessog's Church, Callander