MHG51274 - Memorial stone north west of Ballenaculle, Spinningdale

Summary

An undressed, inscribed stone, dedicated to a local female who died in 1993.

Type and Period (1)

  • DEDICATION STONE (Erected, 20th Century - 1993 AD to 1993 AD (post))

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A walkover survey and watching brief in 2007 identified a memorial stone to an Edith Dickson. It comprises an undressed boulder measuring 0.2m thick and 0.5m high. An inscription on the front reads: "IN LOVING MEMORY OF EDITH DICKON NEE THOMPSON BORN 7 7 1907 DIE 8 1 1993". The fieldwork report contains a photograph of the stone. <1>


<1> McCullagh, C, 01/2008, Watching Brief: Spinningdale Water Main Renewal
Culduthel Mains Farm, Inverness: Phase 5. Excavation of a Later Prehistoric Settlement, p12, Fig 12
(Text/Report/Fieldwork Report). SHG23339.

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Map

Location

Grid reference NH 6722 9038 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet NH69SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

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