MHG1899 - St. Bar's Chapel, Barrock


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Type and Period (1)

  • CHAPEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There was a chapel, dedicated to St Bar, who died in 579, at Barrock. A MacKay 1914; W J Watson 1926.

Mr Pottiger (tenant, Barrock Mains Farm, Lyth) states that the field centred at ND 291 622 is known as 'Chapel Field', but he has never encountered any evidence of a structure during cultivation.
Visited by OS (J B) 7 May 1982.

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Grid reference Centred ND 2909 6220 (40m by 40m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND26SE
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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