Hill o' Hirdie

Grid reference

NH 640 536 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

264000 853600

Latitude

57.55224854050343

Longitude

-4.273003109735292

Nearby places

Knockbain,(= Kilmuir Wstr & Suddie) parish (0.92 miles)

St John's Chapel, Knockbain (1.59 miles)

Belmaduthy, Knockbain (1.67 miles)

St Duthac's Church, Suddie, Knockbain (1.69 miles)

Suddie, former parish, Knockbain (1.69 miles)

Object Classification

Relief

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

There is an important holy well or clootie well at the foot of this hill, still very much in use, though it is unlikely that many of today's visitors are aware of the potential connection of this healing well with Curetan.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Knockbain,(= Kilmuir Wstr & Suddie) parish

Within Suddie, former parish, Knockbain (formerly)