MHG7783 - Stone, Clachuil

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • CARVED STONE (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH45SE 2 4643 5398.

(NH 4643 5398) Sculptured Stone (0E)
OS 6"map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1907)

Clachuil - Hollowed stone, The name comes from a stone, hollowed out as if for 'crocking' barley, which may still be seen at the Inn of Clachuil.
W J Watson 1904

In eastern end of Inn is a large boulder stone having a round hole in the centre, 'capable of containing an English quart'.
Name Book 1876


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 6, 53 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3390.


Watson, W J, 1904, Place names of Ross and Cromarty, 106 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2917.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 4642 5397 (6m by 6m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH45SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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