MHG1963 - Church, Knocktarloc


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Type and Period (1)

  • CHURCH (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

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Full Description

There was a church of St Talore or Tarloc near to the village of Watten (ND 241 545).
A MacKay 1914.

To S of Greystones (ND 245 543), in Watten parish, is Knocktarloc - Tarloc's Knowe - (not noted in ONB), but since Tarloc was a common Pictish name, it is not necessarily site of his church. Tarloc or Tarlogan, was companion of St Donnan (d617).
D Beaton 1909.

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Grid reference Centred ND 2450 5430 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND25SW
Civil Parish WATTEN
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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