Knockinnan Castle, Latheron

Grid reference

ND 178 315 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

317800 931500

Latitude

58.264798478354486

Longitude

-3.4012024698551953

Altitude (metres)

110

County

Caithness

Nearby places

Knockinnon, settlement, Latheron (0.18 miles)

Dunbeath, former parish, Latheron (1.55 miles)

Croit Trolla, Dunbeath, Latheron (1.55 miles)

Latheron, parish (1.82 miles)

Craig Nattan, relief Latheron (4.53 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

There is a local tradition that the hill on which the castle stands was also the site of a church. No archaeology confirms this (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Latheron, parish

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Knockinnon, settlement, Latheron