MHG54079 - Former Site of Free Church, Avoch


The Free Church at Avoch is depicted on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map at this location. The Church moved in c.1870.

Type and Period (1)

  • FREE CHURCH (19th Century - 1846 AD to 1873 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Free Church shown on 1st edition map, set within a small area of woodland. The Free Church is not shown at this location by the time of the 2nd edition OS map. <1><2>

Information from a participant in the Black Isle Heritage Memories project; the church relocated in c.1870. <3>

The Listed Building record for the subsequent Free Church states that the 'previous Free Church' (referring to this site) was built in 1846, with the successor building opened in August 1873. <4>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6816 5407 (68m by 74m)
Map sheet NH65SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish AVOCH

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