MHG31750 - Fortrose, graveyard
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Type and Period (1)
- CEMETERY (20th Century - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)
- None recorded
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>
- <1> Text/Report/Fieldwork Report: Farrell, S.. 2001. Ross & Cromarty Graveyard Survey. Stuart Farrell. 23/08/2001. Paper and Digital.
- <2> Collection/Project Archive: Robinson, B; Scott, M; Wright, A. 03/2010. Highland Kirkyards: Ross and Cromarty. Highland Buildings Preservation Trust. 29/07/2010. Paper (Original).
- <3> Image/Photograph(s): Highlands Buildings Preservation Trust. 2009. Photographs of Ross and Cromarty Kirkyards. Colour. . Digital.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7216 5653 (93m by 62m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/339852/fortrose (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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