MHG60195 - Possible Church - Gorstain Fridaig (Fridda's Field), Ballachulish
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Type and Period (1)
- CHURCH? (Undated)
- None recorded
There is a local tradition of there having been an old church near the shore at around NN 0518 6076. There is nothing marked on the 1st or 2nd Edition OS map but there shape to the undergrowth around there.
The area is marked on the map in the Proc Soc Antiq Scot paper on the ‘goddess’ find.
Information from M Briscoe, 15 May 2014
- --- Text/Publication/Article: Christison, R. 1881. 'On ancient wooden image, found in November last at Ballachulish Peat- Moss', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 15 1880-1, p.158-78. Proc Soc Antiq Scot. 158-78. pp. 161.
- --- Interactive Resource/Online Database: RCAHMS. Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS). 340231. XY
|Grid reference||Centred NN 0514 6048 (60m by 60m)|
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/340231/ballachulish-gorstain-fridaig-friddas-field (Link to online HES Canmore record)
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