Photograph, 9 Aprile 2011
1147 x 1169 (priory)/|
|Diocese||Diocese o Dunkeld|
|Controlled kirks||Aiberdour; Auchtertool; Beath; Dalgety; Dollar; Leslie; Rosyth|
|Foonder(s)||David I o Scotland & Gregoir, Bishop o Dunkeld|
|Important associated figurs||Walter Bower|
Inchcoam Aibey is a medieval aibey locatit on the island o Inchcoam in the Firth o Forth in Scotland. The Aibey, which is locatit at the centre o the island, wis foondit in the 12t century during the episcopate o Gregoir, Bishop o Dunkeld. Later tradeetion placed it even earlier, in the reign o Keeng Alexander I o Scotland (1107–24), wha probably haed some involvement in the island; he wis apparently washed ashore thare efter a shipwreck in 1123, an teuk shelter in a hermit's hovel.