MHG8102 - Ballachraggan

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • SETTLEMENT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH66NW 7 centred 644 690.

Previous to 1800 the village of Alness stood on the farm of Baile Chreagain, south and east of the Parish Church. The Ale-house was at the east side of the church-yard, its back wall forming part of the enclosure of the churchyard.
R Maclean 1889.

No remains. No further information.
Visited by OS (R D L) 10 May 1963.


Maclean, R, 1889, 'Notes on the Parish of Alness', Trans Gaelic Soc Inverness Vol. 14 1887-8, p.217-32, 219 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1222.


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, 31, No. 271 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6439 6900 (160m by 160m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH66NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ALNESS

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