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Type of record:Monument
Name:Old St Peter's, Thurso


© Please contact Highland Council for details(photo by George Watson)  © George Watson(photo by George Watson)  © George WatsonRune Stone, Thurso  © Highland CouncilOld St Peter's, Thurso, runic inscription (photo by Highland Regional Council)  © Highland Council


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Grid Reference:ND 1203 6861
Map Sheet:ND16NW
Civil Parish:THURSO
Geographical Area:CAITHNESS

Monument Types

Protected Status:Scheduled Monument 618: Thurso, St Peter's Church and Burial Ground

Other References/Statuses

  • Historic Environment Record: MHG13624
  • Old SMR Reference Number: ND16NW0301

Full description

Built into the tower of the church is a runic stone. Proposals to remove for conservation reasons - HAW 5/2004

See also:
ND16NW0010 Church
ND16NW0299 Font
ND16NW0300 Graves

JHooper, 15/11/2001

Old St Peter's, Thurso, Runic Stone. (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15387.

Old St Peter's, Thurso, Runic Stone. (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG15388.

Related Monument/Building records

MHG1403Part of: Old St. Peter's Church and Burial Ground, Thurso (Building)

Related Investigations - none

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