MHG8608 - Med Moat etc, Delny
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Type and Period (2)
- HOUSE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
- (Alternate Type) MOATED SITE (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
NH77SW 10 centred 734 723.
The earls of Ross had a residence at Delny, 'our manor house' of Delny appearing in at least one 15th-century MacDonald charter. Virtually all medieval traces have disappeared and the site at Delny is now occupied by a large farmstead and late 19th-century villa. It is possible that Delny was a wet moated site similar to 'David's Fort' (NH55SW 4).
OSA 1793; Orig Paroch Scot 1855; A MacDonald and A MacDonald 1896; G Stell 1986.
Sir John Sinclair (ed.), 1791-9, The statistical account of Scotland, drawn up from the communications of the ministers of the different parishes, Vol. 6, 194-5n (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2606.
OPS, 1855, Origines parochiales Scotiae: the antiquities ecclesiastical and territorial of the parishes of Scotland, 460-2 (Text/Publication/Monograph). SHG342.
MacDonald and MacDonald, A and A, 1896, The Clan Donald, 603-4 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG359.
Stell, G, 1986, Architecture and society in Easter Ross before 1707, 107 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG3139.
- --- Text/Publication/Volume: Sir John Sinclair (ed.). 1791-9. The statistical account of Scotland, drawn up from the communications of the ministers of the different parishes. Vol. 6, 194-5n.
- --- Text/Publication/Article: Stell, G. 1986. Architecture and society in Easter Ross before 1707. SHG1943. 99-132. 107.
- --- Text/Publication/Monograph: OPS. 1855. Origines parochiales Scotiae: the antiquities ecclesiastical and territorial of the parishes of Scotland. 2/2. 460-2.
- --- Text/Publication/Volume: MacDonald and MacDonald, A and A. 1896. The Clan Donald. 603-4.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7341 7230 (77m by 88m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
|Civil Parish||KILMUIR EASTER|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/14598 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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