MHG9118 - Hospital, Spittal Shore


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Type and Period (1)

  • HOSPITAL (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH54NE 11 56 49.

Referred to as the "hospital-house of Edirdouer" in a charter dated 1299-1311, when patronage, rents and pertinents of house, along with barony of Edirdouer (Edradour), were granted, by Elizabeth Byseth to William, earl of Ross.
Information from Hilary Hanson, 15/1/00

This site was located and appears as a ruin at the bottom of a track leading to the place name Spittal Shore and lies buried below a field clearance cairn.
See assoc. docs. File.

J Aitken : 06/03/01.

Location adjusted based on site description and place name on OS master map. <1> (T.Blackie 27/10/23)

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Grid reference Centred NH 5624 4918 (140m by 140m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

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