MHG3024 - Breachlich Chapel


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH75SE 7 7961 5285

Nothing can be seen, within a burial-ground, of the former parish
church of Bracholie, which is first mentioned in 1281; it was
dedicated to St Ewan. The parish of Bracholie was united with Petty about 1500 but the church was still in use in 1688, and the remains could be seen in 1792.
OSA 1792; NSA 1845; OS 6" map, Inverness-shire, 1st ed. (1876), sheet i; W Jolly 1882; H Scott et al 1915-61; RCAHMS 1979, visited March 1978.

No trace of this church remains in Breachlich churchyard, which is still occasionally used for burials.
Visited by OS (RD) 13 August 1964.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7961 5285 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH75SE
Civil Parish PETTY
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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