Ecclesjohn, former parish, Dun

Grid reference

NO 688 603 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

368800 760300

Latitude

56.73344600643143

Longitude

-2.510010002812964

County

Angus

Nearby places

St John's Church, ~eccles. Ecclesjohn, Dun (0 miles)

Dun, parish (1.34 miles)

St Andrew's Church, Dun (1.34 miles)

St Mary's Priory, Montrose (1.97 miles)

Logie Montrose, former parish, Logie Pert (2.25 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NMRS records the site of the chapel of Eglisjohn or Eccles John here, 'ane chappell erectit for pilgrimage' (Brechin Reg 1856) which stood on the slight eminence known as the Kirkhill. Also evidence of burials found during ploughing. No remains survive.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Dun, parish

Relationships with other places

Contains St John's Church, ~eccles. Ecclesjohn, Dun

Parish details

Ecclesjohn now part of Dun DUN

Parish TLA

EJX

Medieval diocese

Brechin