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Dunfermline, St Ninian's Chapel

Chapel (15th Century)

Site Name Dunfermline, St Ninian's Chapel

Classification Chapel (15th Century)

Canmore ID 49336

Site Number NT08NE 15

NGR NT 09021 87511

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Dunfermline
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District Dunfermline
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NT08NE 15 0904 8751.

(NT 0904 8751) St Ninian's Chapel sited on map of 16th century Dunfermline.

J M Webster 1953.

St Ninian's Chapel was founded and erected by John Cristison (Vicar of Cleish 1464-94) and in 1530 the chaplain was Sir John Brown. The chapel was situated between the High Street and West Queen Anne Street not far E of Collier Row (now Bruce Street). The chapel was sometimes referred to as St Ringaine's (J M Webster 1948).

E Beveridge 1917; J M Webster 1948.

No further information.

Visited by OS (D W R) 18 February 1974.


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