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)
- None recorded
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>
- <1> Text/Publication/Volume: Name Book (County). Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey. Book No.49, 19.
- <2> Verbal Communication: Tradition.
- <3> Verbal Communication: Tilbury, S. Comment by Sylvina Tilbury, HER Officer.
- <4> Verbal Communication: Highland Council. 04/2009. Phone conversation between Sylvina Tilbury, HCAU, and John Hutcheson, HC Access Officer. Yes. 09/04/2009.
|Grid reference||Centred NN 10441 58668 (3m by 3m) (Mastermap)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/74223 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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