MHG5309 - Corry


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Type and Period (2)

  • CHAPEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CEMETERY (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NG62SW 14 640 236 to 645 248.

Listed under Sites: Teampull at Liveras (RCAHMS 1928). At Liveras in a field now known as "Pairce nan Laogh"; there was an ancient burying-ground and a rock on the shore called 'creagan an teampuill', was blasted away to make way for a marble railway only a few years ago (Lamont 1913).
D Lamont 1913; RCAHMS 1928.

Liveras is the area extending from Broadford Bridge (NG 640 236) through Corry (NG 643 243) to Rudh' an Eireannaich (NG 645 248) but the name 'Pairce nam Laogh' is not known locally and all knowledge of the teampull and burying-ground is lost.
Visited by OS (C F W) 13 June 1961.

Lamont, D, 1913, Strath: in Skye, 38 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2404.

RCAHMS, 1928, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments and Constructions of Scotland. Ninth report with inventory of monuments and constructions in the Outer Hebrides, Skye and the Small Isles, 215, No. 673 (Text/Report). SHG2656.

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Grid reference Centred NG 6400 2360 (200m by 200m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NG62SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

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