MHG55427 - Shinty field, Dell Farm near Tomatin

Summary

The site of a shinty pitch.

Type and Period (1)

  • SPORTS GROUND (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

There were two shinty pitches in Strathdearn: one at Dell and reputedly one beside Dalarossie Church. Ian MacDonald, whose parents had Dell Farm, remembers going to watch matches there as a boy.
Information from Betty Watson. See also I.F. Grant 1980, Along a Highland Road (1980) pp. 43, 45. <1>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 802 269 (60m by 60m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH82NW
Civil Parish MOY AND DALAROSSIE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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