MHG36 - Henderson Stone (Clach Eanruig), Glencoe


A granite boulder traditionally associated with the Glencoe massacre of 1692.

Type and Period (1)

  • HISTORICAL SITE (17th Century - 1692 AD to 1692 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Clach Eanruig: Henry's Stone. A granite boulder c 3.5ft high, traditionally associated with the period of the Massacre of Glencoe in 1692.
Name Book 1875. <1><2>

The name "Henry's Stone" appears to be a mistranslation by the Ordnance Survey. <3> The stone has strong associations with Clan Henderson and is known locally as the Henderson Stone or "Henderson's Stone". <4>

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Grid reference Centred NN 10441 58668 (3m by 3m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NN15NW
Geographical Area LOCHABER

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