The Early Christian and later medieval ecclesiastical site at St Blane's Kingarth, Bute
Early Kingarth 5535, Sixth Century, Medieval
Discusses the 1896 and 1997 archaeological investigations of the monastery and associated structures and reviews the literature and documentation related to the foundation dating back to the sixth century. Comparisons are drawn with Whithorn, Galloway, in terms of the layout of the monastic complex . A D S Macdonald writes on `Early Kingarth' (553--5).