MHG9657 - Battle Site, Gleann Nam Beist

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Site of conflict between the MacKays and the Gunns, AD 1576 (NAT). OS 6" map, (1962)

The supposed site of a clan battle between the MacKays and the Gunns, in which the MacKays were routed, in 1576.
Name Book 1873.


Name Book (County), Object Name Books of the Ordnance Survey, Book No. 20, 308 (Text/Publication/Volume). SHG3351.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 8240 4262 (50m by 50m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC84SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

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