MHG3747 - Clachnahulaig


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Type and Period (2)

  • PRIVATE CHAPEL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CEMETERY (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

At Clachnahulaig which is right below the hill (Torvean) a burial place seems to have existed. The name is associated with Lugaidh or Molvoc Abbot of Lismore who may have had a small oratory at Clachnahulaig. ISSFC 1885.

No additional information concerning this burial ground was encountered during field investigation.
Visited by OS (J L D) 25 April 1962.

ISSFC, 1885, 'Traditions and archaeology of the Ness valley', Trans Inverness Sci Soc Fld Club Vol. 1 1875-80, p.259-276, 264, 266 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1762.

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, 23, No. 174 (Text/Report). SHG2673.

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Grid reference Centred NH 6429 4270 (200m by 200m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH64SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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