MHG8520 - Chapel, Newton

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Type and Period (2)

  • CHAPEL (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
  • CEMETERY (Undated)

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Chapel (NR) (Remains of) OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed.,(1907)

Remains of a chapel said to have been erected in 16th century. The walls are now almost at ground level. The surrounding graveyard was used up 1832.
Name Book 1871.

The remains of a chapel measuring 11.8m E-W by 5m with turf-covered walls of 0.7m max height and c1.5m thick. The entrance is marked by a gap towards W end of S wall. The overgrown graveyard is featureless and its boundary wall is scarcely traceable.
Visited by OS (I S S) 6 September 1972.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 29, 98 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3360.


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, 27, No. 230 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 8453 8144 (69m by 64m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH88SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FEARN

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