MHG9371 - Battle Site, The Ord
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Type and Period (1)
- BATTLE SITE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
Conflict of Gruids (NR) (Site of)
OS 6" map, Sutherlandshire, 2nd ed., (1908)
Conflict of Gruids - "This name applies to the site of the 'Battle of Gruids' which took place between AD 1519 and 1522 in which Alexander, Master of Sutherland, defeated John MacKay of Strathnaver. Name Book 1873.
No further information was obtained during field investigation.
Visited by OS (W D J) 20 June 1963.
Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 31, 58 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3363.
|Grid reference||Centred NC 5740 0570 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (0)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (3)
- http://data.historic-scotland.gov.uk/pls/htmldb/f?p=2300:35:1177880253467667::::P35_SELECTED_MONUMENT:1812 (Historic Scotland scheduled monument description (old hyperlink))
- http://portal.historicenvironment.scot/designation/SM1812 (Online designation description (Historic Environment Scotland))
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/4980 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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