MHG7915 - Church, An Annaid


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Type and Period (1)

  • CHURCH (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH25SE 1 291 532 to 287 530.

Opposite Innermany, which is junction of stream Meinnidh flowing through Glenmeanie with Meig, and west of Baile na Creige, Rocktown, is "An Annaid", the annat, or early church, a triangular piece of ground.
W J Watson 1904

Not located. Visited by OS (N K B) 21 October 1966

MacDonald (A MacDonald 1973) suggests the triangular enclosure at NH 291 532 is the "triangular piece of ground" (supra), but the area enclosed within the bend of the river at NH 287 530 would appear to fit in better with the description given by Watson.
A MacDonald 1973

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Grid reference Centred NH 2909 5320 (80m by 80m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH25SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CONTIN

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