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North Uist, Carinish, Cnoc Na Croise Mor

Cross (Early Medieval)

Site Name North Uist, Carinish, Cnoc Na Croise Mor

Classification Cross (Early Medieval)

Canmore ID 10282

Site Number NF86SW 4

NGR NF 8177 6027

NGR Description NF c. 8177 6027

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Western Isles
  • Parish North Uist
  • Former Region Western Isles Islands Area
  • Former District Western Isles
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NF86SW 4 c. 8177 6027

(Name: NF 8177 6027) Cnoc na Croise Mor (NAT)

OS 6" map, Inverness-shire, 2nd ed., (1904)

The base or perhaps merely the socket of this cross is reported as still existing within the summit of Cnoc na Croise Mor.

E Beveridge 1911.


Field Visit (1 June 1965)

Cnoc na croise Mor, at NF 8174 6024, is a symmetrical turf-covered mound with some outcrop stone. There is no trace of a cross-base or socket on the mound and no further information was found regarding it.

Visited by OS (W D J) 1 June 1965.


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