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Latitude: 56.3722 / 56°22'19"N
Longitude: -3.8382 / 3°50'17"W
OS Eastings: 286560
OS Northings: 721502
OS Grid: NN865215
Mapcode National: GBR 1H.2FPF
Mapcode Global: WH5P7.03KB
Plus Code: 9C8R95C6+VP
Entry Name: Churchyard, St Michael's Church, Church Street, Crieff
Listing Name: Church Street, St Michael's Churchyard Including Boundary Walls and Gatepiers
Listing Date: 9 June 1981
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 359243
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB23482
Building Class: Cultural
County: Perth and Kinross
Electoral Ward: Strathearn
Traditional County: Perthshire
Later 18th century. Rubble walled enclosure with stones of various dates; small remains of parish school at SE corner.
GRAVESTONES: re-sited and some re-carved. Variety of carved slabs and moulded apex stones including grave slab memorials to 'Donald McOmish, Innkeeper, Crieff, died 1775'; 'William Spottiswoode, died 1833'; slab with relief carved anchor and inscription 'Beneath this stone are deposited the remains of James Barlas, died 1815'. Upright stones include memorial with remains of winged skull 'Erected by Hugh Comrie Slater in Crieff in memory of his father who died January 1805'.
BOUNDARY WALLS AND GATEPIERS: rubble boundary walls, some parts coped. Pyramidally-coped, square-section gatepier with decorative cast-iron gates to Church Street, similar piers without coping and with ironwork gate to Bank Street.
This is the site of the first recorded Parish Church of Crieff, 'Crefe', 1199. The 1786 St Michael's Church, now used as Crieff Community Hall, is listed separately.
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