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St Lesmo's Church

Chapel (Period Unassigned), Church (19th Century)

Site Name St Lesmo's Church

Classification Chapel (Period Unassigned), Church (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) St Lesmo's Chapel; Glen Tanar Estate

Canmore ID 80261

Site Number NO49NE 25

NGR NO 47920 96054

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Aboyne And Glentanar
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Kincardine And Deeside
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NO49NE 25 47920 96054

St Lesmo's Chapel (1871) is built over the ruins of the little mansion of the lairds of Braeloine. Masonry of the old house is visible in the arched entrance to the church.

A I McConnachie 1898; G M Fraser 1925.


Scottish Castle Survey 1988; N Bogdan and I B D Bryce 1991.


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