MHG44941 - Inveralligan Old Church

Summary

Set of rock cut steps at Inveralligan Old Church, now converted into a house.

Type and Period (1)

  • STEPS (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Visited in response to planning query. Numerous slides taken.
Church appears relatively modern and is well maintained. It sits on a rock ledge and overlooks the village and bay. An old bridge is marked on the OS map to the north east of the church. Although this is no longer visible, the location is visible, and it would appear to have been some kind of back entrance. Access at the front of the church is via a series of rock cut steps. A dry stone enclosure wall demarkates the western and southern extent of the church curtilidge. DML Sept 2000

Set of rock cut steps, photographed during the Highland Kirkyards project, run by Highland Buildings Preservation Trust. <1>


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13405.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13406.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13407.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13408.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13409.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13410.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13411.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13412.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13413.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13414.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13415.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13416.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13417.


Inveralligan Old Church (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG13418.


<1> Highlands Buildings Preservation Trust, 2009, Photographs of Ross and Cromarty Kirkyards (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG25134.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NG 8419 5735 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG85NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish APPLECROSS

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Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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