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Skibo Castle, St Mary's Well

Well (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Skibo Castle, St Mary's Well

Classification Well (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Skibo Castle Policies; Castle Of Skibo

Canmore ID 14650

Site Number NH78NW 17

NGR NH 7364 8913

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Dornoch
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Archaeology Notes

NH78NW 17 7364 8913

For Skibo Castle (NH 73624 89052) and associated buildings, see NH78NW 13.00.

'St. Mary's Well' a spring of clear sparkling water is near the Cstle of Skibo (and from the context is within the Castle Policies).

W Calder 1949.

St. Mary's Well may apply to the well shown on OS 25" plan at NH 7364 8913, but no information regarding the Well was found during enquiries at the Estate Office, Clashmore.

Visited by OS (W D J) 14 June 1963.

No further information

Visited by OS (J M) 10 December 1980.


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