MHG1248 - Burial Ground, Badnagie

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • BURIAL GROUND (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Burial Ground (Disused): Small enclosure; three people buried in 1830 that died of cholera. Name Book 1871. <1>

Ruined walled enclosure, 6.5m square, with its NE angle contiguous with a similarly size but open-ended enclosure. In the latter is a flat grave slab, 1.8 by 0.7m. Burial ground is known locally but unable to confirm the specific enclosure.
Visited by OS (J M) 15 October 1982.


George Watson, Caithness Chapel Sites (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3470.


<1> Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 6, 262 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3390.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred ND 1561 3184 (100m by 100m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet ND13SE
Civil Parish LATHERON
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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