MHG8677 - Tain Burgh


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH78SE 40 78 82

Tain had achieved burgh status by 1524. See also NH78SE 7.
W J Watson 1904; G S Pryde 1965; W F H Nicolaisen 1976; RCAHMS 1979.

Scottish Field, June 1966, p.26

Town of Tain from W. (Image/Photograph(s)). SHG11458.

James Urquhart, F.S.A., S.C.O.T., 1896, 'Preliminary notice of the seals of the royal burghs of Scotland.', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 30 1896, p.253-66, 253-66 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG3022.

Watson, W J, 1904, Place names of Ross and Cromarty, 32-3 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2917.

Tain Official Guide, 1959, Tain: the official guide (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2849.

Pryde, G S, 1965, The burghs of Scotland: a critical list, 24-5, No. 48 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2640.

Nicolaisen, W F H, 1976, Scottish place names: their study and significance, 190 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG2576.

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. 267 (Text/Report). SHG2670.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7800 8200 (30m by 30m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH78SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish TAIN

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