MHG9920 - The Abbot's Head, Manse Wall, Kildonan
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
- None recorded
'The Abbot's Head' is the name given to a rudely carved stone head preserved in the garden wall of the manse.
NSA (G S Taylor) 1840
No trace of this figure was found at the manse (NC 9105 2091) and the occupier Major MacCall has no knowledge of it.
Visited by OS (W D J) 2 June 1961
No further information. Visited by OS (R L) 21 Feburary 1968
A 'three-faced Celtic god' from an unknown location in Sutherland was in the Dick Institute, Kilmarnock, but is now in the NMAS (Acc. No: IA 46) Information from NMAS Mss catalogue
|Grid reference||Centred NC 9105 2091 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
- Carved Stone (Undated)
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/7176 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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