MHG31750 - Fortrose, graveyard


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Type and Period (1)

  • CEMETERY (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A survey of graveyards and cemeteries in Ross and Cromarty was undertaken by Stuart Farrell in 2001. At Fortrose Cemetery was a mixture of headstones, Celtic and Calvary crosses, rusticated, plaque, bookplate, slab and Commonwealth War Grave. Stones date from early 20th century (1930s) to modern day. Majority in good condition. <1>

Small modern graveyard, nearly triangular in shape. Houses no redundant or in use church. The cemetery is neatly laid out on a grid pattern with 20th century gravestones. Visited during the Highland Kirkyards project, run by Highland Buildings Preservation Trust. <2><3>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7216 5653 (93m by 62m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH75NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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