MHG7139 - St. Bridget's Chapel, Alhansallach

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • CHAPEL (Early Medieval to 19th Century - 561 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH98SW 17 914 840.

St Bridget's Chapel lies "a short mile" E of Portmahomack Church, at Alhansallach. No account of this chapel can be obtained by tradition or otherwise; by whom it was built or to what order it belonged.
W Macfarlane 1906-8.

Neither St Bridget's Chapel nor the name Alhansallach are known locally. Visited by OS (A A) 14 September 1972.


Mitchell, Sir A and Clark, J T (eds.), 1906-8, Geographical collections relating to Scotland, Vol. 1, 215 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2441.


RCAHMS, 1979, The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. The archaeological sites and monuments of Easter Ross, Ross and Cromarty District, Highland Region, 28, No. 243 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Location

Grid reference Centred NH 9139 8400 (40m by 40m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH98SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TARBAT

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