MHG3412 - St. Maurice's Chapel, Wardlaw

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

  • CHURCH (Early Medieval to 19th Century - 561 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH54SW 1 5236 4496.

(NH 5236 4496) St Maurice's Chapel (NR) (Site of)
OS 6"map, Inverness-shire, 2nd ed., (1906)

The site of the church of the parish of Wardlaw, which was incorporated in Kirkhill parish in 1618.
The church is said to have been removed from this site in 1220 by Papal bull and no trace now remains.
Local traditions says the gravestones were removed to Kirkhill. (See NH 54 NW 4).
T Wallace 1911

No trace exists.
Visited by OS (J B) 23 July 1975


Wallace, T, 1911, 'Notes on some sculptured slabs and headstones in the churchyards of Glenconvinth and Kirkhill, Inverness-shire', 311-12 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1207.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of North-east Inverness, Inverness District, Highland Region, 24, No. 177 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 5235 4496 (80m by 80m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH54SW
Civil Parish KIRKHILL
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (0)

Related Monuments/Buildings (2)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

External Links (1)

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.