Ruighe Uradain, Inverness & Bona

Grid reference

NH 595 386 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

259500 838600

Latitude

57.41623191668199

Longitude

-4.3395136261054

Altitude (metres)

210

County

Inverness-shire

Nearby places

Suidhe Churadáin, Inverness & Bona (0.38 miles)

Cladh Uradain, Inverness & Bona (0.44 miles)

Dores, parish (2.32 miles)

Bona, former parish (2.82 miles)

Killianan, settlement Inverness & Bona (2.82 miles)

Object Classification

Relief

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

The generic element seems to oscillate in the record between Gaelic suidhe 'seat' and ruighe 'slope'. NMRS records the name as that of a 'natural knoll'. It is associated with the old parish church of Bona and Cladh Uradain.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Inverness & Bona

Relationships with other places

Adjacent Cladh Uradain, Inverness & Bona

The knoll overlooks the burial ground