MHG46740 - Macrae War Memorial - Kintail
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Type and Period (1)
- WAR MEMORIAL (Built, 20th Century - 1922 AD to 1922 AD)
The Clan MacRae War Memorial in Kintail.
The memorial was listed at Category B with the ruined St Dubhthac's church and its burial ground in 1982.
On a knoll above, the Clan MacRae War Memorial, James Gray of Glasgow, 1922, with a sad kilted soldier stepping out of a hewn granite block - probably carved by the same craftsman working at Eilean Donan at this time. <1>
The ruined church and burial ground were removed from the listing in August 2015 as part of a project looking at dual designations of sites in the Highlands, though they remain a scheduled monument and the war memorial remains liste at Category B. The statutory address was formerly 'Kintail Old Parish Church, Graveyard And Macrae War Memorial'. <2>
- <1> Text/Publication/Volume: Miers, M.. 2008. The Western Seaboard: An Illustrated Architectural Guide. Paperback.
- <2> Text/Designation Notification/List of Buildings: Jackson, L.. 2015. Combined Statutory and Descriptive List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest (Highland Council, Two Hundred and Ninth Amendment) 2015. Historic Scotland. 04/09/2015. Digital.
|Grid reference||Centred NG 94573 21087 (5m by 5m)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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External Links (2)
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/LB7210 (View the full listing description on Historic Environment Scotland's website)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/253028 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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