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Teampull na b' Annait Killegray Inverness-shire Scotland

Subject Source: Local sources

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Notes on the burial place at Ceillegridh [Ceilegraigh/Killegray], 13 July 1870

Identifier: Coll-97/CW116/90
Scope and Contents Notes on the burial place at Ceillegridh [Ceilegraigh/Killegray], an island close to Easaigh/Ensay, described as a 'pretty isle with a good house where the factor sometimes lives'. The burying place is noted as being at Ru-an teampuil [Teampull na b' Annait] on the north point of the island 'on a ledge washed by the waves'. There is a small ruin there and the soil is so shallow that 'the coffins rest upon the flat rock. The ends of the grave app[ear] fr[om] the wash away of the...
Dates: 13 July 1870