MHG60188 - Irish Picquets War Memorial - Culloden Moor
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Type and Period (1)
- WAR MEMORIAL (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)
- None recorded
A memorial to the Irish Picquets is recorded on OS Master Mapping (2019). <1>
The memorial reads:
16 APRIL 1746
"CLANNA RIGHTHE, MACA MILEADH,
DRAGAIN LIOMHTHA IS GAISCIDHIGH"
FIGHTING FOR PRINCE CHARLES,
STOOD THE PICKETS
OF THE IRISH FOOT REGIMENTS
IN THE FRENCH SERVICE;
700 YARDS TO THE SOUTH-EAST
WAS A SQUADRON OF
FITZ JAMES'S IRISH HORSE.
THEY SUFFERED HEAVY LOSSES.
See link below to HES Canmore record for pictures of the memorial contributed by M. Briscoe. <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7376 4487 (20m by 20m)|
|Civil Parish||INVERNESS AND BONA|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/339541/culloden-moor-irish-picquets-war-memorial (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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