MHG8540 - Old Shandwick burial ground


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Type and Period (1)

  • CEMETERY (Early Medieval to 19th Century - 561 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NB Clach a Charridh apparently means stone of the grave plots (Placenames of Wester Ross) - HA 7/2003

NH87SE 3 8556 7473.

(NH 8556 7473) Clach a Charridh (sculptured stone)
Burying Ground (Site of) (NAT) ie marked by cross
OS 6" map, Ross-shire, 2nd ed., (1889)

Burial ground Shandwick was last used during cholera pestilence 1832 and was ploughed down by the tenant of farm c. 1885.
H Miller 1889.

No trace. Visited by OS (A A) 29 August 1972.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8556 7473 (200m by 200m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH87SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish NIGG

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