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Ashkirk, St Ninian's Well

Holy Well (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Ashkirk, St Ninian's Well

Classification Holy Well (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 81553

Site Number NT42SE 36

NGR NT 4638 2192

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Ashkirk
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Selkirkshire

Archaeology Notes

NT42SE 36 4638 2192

St Ninian's Well [NAT]

OS 6-inch map (1970).

St Ninian's Well, on Wall estate, probaly took its name from the fact that baptisms were performed here, St Ninian being the patron saint of the parish church (NT42SE 6).

J Robson 1893.

Situated on the steep slope above (and 220m WSW of) the parish church.

R Morris and F Morris 1982.


Sbc Note

Visibility: Unknown. The state of preservation of this structure or monument is unknown.

Information from Scottish Borders Council.


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