Cnocan nam Braithrean, Creich SUT

Grid reference

NC 437 015 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

243700 901500

Latitude

57.975533478667465

Longitude

-4.6431229568895125

Altitude (metres)

15

County

Sutherland

Nearby places

Lochan Phail, Kincardine SUT (3.11 miles)

Kilmachalmag, eccl, Kincardine SUT (4.52 miles)

Kilmachalmag, settlement, Kincardine SUT (4.54 miles)

Lùb Thòmais, Creich SUT (5.89 miles)

Càrr Dubh Lùb Thòmais, Creich SUT (6.05 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The name applies to a graveyard (also shown on OS maps as Cladh a' Chnocain), where there is an early medieval cross-slab. It seems to be the place identified as a kirk by Pont at 'Knockan', circa. 1600 (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Creich, parish SUT