MHG9362 - Battle Site, Loch Salachaidh


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  • BATTLE SITE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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In a skirmish at Loch Salchie (Salachaidh) in 1517 or 1518, the invading MacKays of Strathnaver were repulsed by John Murray of Abirsors, two chieftains and 'divers of their company' being killed. (Written c.1630).
Gordon 1813.

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Grid reference Centred NC 7600 0370 (50m by 50m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC70SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

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