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Battle Site (Period Unassigned)(Possible)

Site Name Cnocan

Classification Battle Site (Period Unassigned)(Possible)

Canmore ID 12890

Site Number NH56NE 9

NGR NH 5662 6866

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Alness
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Ross And Cromarty
  • Former County Ross And Cromarty

Archaeology Notes

NH56NE 9 5662 6866.

On Cnocan, the hillock, in Glenglass, are Blar nan Ceann and Fuanan Blar nan Ceann, Moor of the Heads and Well of the Moor of the Heads, with legend of a combat.

W J Watson 1904.

Cnocan is a croft at NH 5662 6866 situated on a hillock in Glen-Glass. The present occupant, who has lived there for twenty years, knows nothing of the legend nor of the names mentioned above.

No further information.

Visited by OS (R D L) 2 May 1963


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