Elcho
Community ID
 
1089
 
Region
 
Perth
 
Modern Location
 
Elcho
 
Corporate Status
 
Priory
 
Date Founded
 
1241 or earlier
 
Date Terminated
 
1610
 
Religious Order
 
Cistercian
 
Rule
 
Benedictine
 
Foundation Information
 

David Lindsay II or his mother Lady Marjory Lindsay (b. 1241)

 
Population Counts
 

7 in 1559

 
Priveleges & Papal Exemptions
 

Confirmed by Benedict XIII in 1418

 
Dependency Of
 

donor grants rent to Dunfermline abbey for site

 
Assets/Property
 

church of Dun; villages of Elcho, Kinnaird, Binning, Standartis in Lotham

 
Early Documents
 

25 jan (1281/2)

 
State Of Medieval Structure
 

1547 burned by the English

 
Contributors
 
WRL Project
 
Date Started
 
1241
 
Date Finished
 
1610
 
Length
 
377