MHG8460 - Possible Standing Stone, Nigg Churchyard


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Type and Period (1)

  • STANDING STONE (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

NH87SW 10 804 717.
Standing Stone (Site), Nigg Churchyard: No trace now remains of a 'rude, undressed stone', possibly a standing stone, which is mentioned in an account of 1835.
H Miller 1835; RCAHMS 1979, visited 1977.

Miller, H, 1835, Scenes and legends of the north of Scotland, or the traditional history of Cromarty, 245 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2517.

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, 17, No. 120 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8040 7170 (10m by 10m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH87SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish NIGG

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