Listed Building

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KIRKHILL BURIAL GROUNDLB15777

Status: Designated

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Summary

Category
C
Date Added
24/03/1988
Local Authority
Moray
Planning Authority
Moray
Parish
St Andrews-Lhanbryd
NGR
NJ 24918 62704
Coordinates
324918, 862704

Description

Polygonal walled burial ground on early church site.

Earlier 19th century rubble walls with tooled rounded

cope. Pair square tooled ashlar gatepiers with deep cornices

to caps; pair cast-iron spearhead carriage gates. 17th, 18th,

19th and subsequent tombstones. Square earlier 18th century

rubble private burial enclosure with moulded ashlar jambs

to doorpiece and moulded wallhead cornice.

Statement of Special Interest

Site of St Andrew's Parish Church. The parish of St Andrew

was linked with that of Lhanbryde in 1782, the church of

St Andrew demolished, and a new church erected in the

centre of the linked parish.

References

Bibliography

Angus J Howat and Mike Seton, CHURCHES OF MORAY (1981), p. 46.

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