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CHURCHES and GRAVEYARDS in Dumfries and Galloway
DUMFRIESSHIRE -- Churches and Graveyards
Kirkconnel, Springkell Graveyard  (Kirkconnel Lea)
Information board locating Kirkconnell Lea graveyard. 
This graveyard is variously named as  Kirkconnel, Springkell or Kirkconnel Lea. 
The latter name became popular from the ballad about the tragic death of 'Fair Helen'
For the purposes of this website I have used the popular Kirkconnel Lea name.
This simple memorial is located on the path
 along the Kirtle Water leading to the graveyard.
An information board giving more details of this
 tragic story is located in the graveyard.
This modern burial enclosure is the burial place for the Johnson Ferguson's of Springkell
The ruined church within the graveyard was the burial place of the Maxwell's of Springkell
Johnson Feguson Burial Enclosure 
Johnson Feguson Burial Enclosure 
The ruined church within the graveyard was the burial place of the Maxwell's of Springkell
Kirkconnel Lea Graveyard