MHG6791 - Carn Na Croiche

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Type and Period (2)

  • GALLOWS MOUND (Undated)
  • HUMAN REMAINS (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Human Remains found AD 1865 (NAT)
OS 6"map, Morayshire, 2nd ed., (1905)

Carn na Croiche - Gallow Hill - is, traditionally, an ancient place of execution: human remain were found on this hill in AD 1865.
Name Book 1871.

The name Carn na Croiche and the tradition are still known locally.
Area heavily afforested.
Visited by OS (N K B) 6 September 1966.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NJ 0222 3313 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NJ03SW
Civil Parish CROMDALE, INVERALLAN AND ADVIE
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

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