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Aberdeen, Carmelite Lane, Church

Church (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Aberdeen, Carmelite Lane, Church

Classification Church (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 20138

Site Number NJ90NW 227

NGR NJ 941 060

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeen, City Of
  • Parish Aberdeen
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District City Of Aberdeen
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ90NW 227 941 060

In 1891 the 'lower stage of...a buttress of the church...of Morayshire sandstone' was uncovered while rebuilding a house adjacent to 12 Carmelite Lane. To the SE of this a large number of human burials were found at the same time.

(Associated with Carmelite Friary NJ90NW 49).

Aberdeen Journal, 20 June 1891, 5; Aberdeen Ecclesiological Society 1893; J A Stones 1989.

Nothing is now visible of this fragment of church masonry.

Visited by RCAHMS (JRS, ATW), 26 February 1997.

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