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Auchnahannet

Church (Period Unassigned)(Possible)

Site Name Auchnahannet

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)(Possible)

Canmore ID 12553

Site Number NH52NW 9

NGR NH 512 262

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Highland
  • Parish Urquhart And Glenmoriston
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Inverness
  • Former County Inverness-shire

Archaeology Notes

NH52NW 9 512 262.

There was a church at Achnahannet (the field of the church) in Lenie.

It was probably the first in Glen Urquhart.

W Mackay 1893.

'Annait' is a 9th to 10th century term for a church-site of any kind abandoned during that period, and not subsequently re-used as the site of a focal church.

A MacDonald 1973

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