MHG31423 - Graveyard - Beauly Priory


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Type and Period (1)

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

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(NH 5276 4649) Priory (NR) (In Ruins)
OS 6"map, Inverness-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

Full description in MoW guide
W D Simpson 1954

The Priory was listed at Category A in 1971.

Beauly Priory is as described in the attached guide. It is under the care of the Dept of Environment and open to the general public.
Visited by OS (J B) 23 June 1975

Monumental inscription survey completed by A G Beattie & M H Beattie. The survey may not include inscription information after 1855 and each inscription transcribed does not give the full details that appear on the stones, abbreviations used. Some ommissions and inacuracies may be encountered. First published 1993, reprinted 1994. <1>

The priory and its surrounding graveyard were scheduled by Historic Scotland in 1995.

Church now roofless.

The statutory designations for the site were reassessed by Historic Environment Scotland in 2018 as part of their national Dual Designations Project. It was proposed that the site would be delisted but that it would remain a Scheduled Monument. <2>

The proposed designation changes by Historic Environment Scotland came into effect as of 12/03/2018. <3>

See also:
NH54NW0005 Priory
Jhooper, 17/12/2002

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Grid reference Centred NH 5274 4647 (169m by 107m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54NW
Civil Parish KILMORACK
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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