St Ciaran's Chapel, Halkirk

Grid reference

NC 983 405 (assumed location)

Six-figure easting & northing

298300 940500

Latitude

58.341528860230575

Longitude

-3.7374033292728672

County

Sutherland

Nearby places

Dail Chiarain, Halkirk (0.09 miles)

Cnoc Maol-dhùin, Latheron/Halkirk (4.03 miles)

Loch Caluim, Halkirk and Reay (7.34 miles)

Bad Màiri, Latheron (7.56 miles)

Blàr Mairi, Reay (8.89 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NMRS indicates that a sheephfold stood on the supposed site of the chapel, said to have been constructed from its stones, in the nineteenth century. No evidence survives either here or at a site at NC989409 (where a shepherd suggested in 1960 that the chapel may have stood).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Halkirk, parish

Within Halkirk, parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Dail Chiarain, Halkirk