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Bethelnie Old Parish Church, Oldkirk

A Category C Listed Building in Turriff and District, Aberdeenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.3714 / 57°22'16"N

Longitude: -2.3566 / 2°21'23"W

OS Eastings: 378649

OS Northings: 831268

OS Grid: NJ786312

Mapcode National: GBR N9J7.K2Y

Mapcode Global: WH8N9.RZZF

Plus Code: 9C9V9JCV+G8

Entry Name: Bethelnie Old Parish Church, Oldkirk

Listing Name: Meldrum Mausoleum, Bethelnie, on Site of Old Parish Church

Listing Date: 11 September 1984

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 349965

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB16246

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Meldrum

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Turriff and District

Parish: Meldrum

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire

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Description

Inscribed 'Beneath this building rest the remains of many
generations of Meldrums Setons and Urquharts of Meldrum/AD
1236 to 1863'. Simple square rubble-built roofless enclosure,
3 slits each side.

Statement of Interest

For present parish church see Old Meldrum Burgh. The parish

was originally known as Bethelnie until the church was

transfered to the village 1684.

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