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Boleskine, Old Boleskine Church, Burial Ground and Watch House.

A Category B Listed Building in Aird and Loch Ness, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.2658 / 57°15'56"N

Longitude: -4.4763 / 4°28'34"W

OS Eastings: 250756

OS Northings: 822171

OS Grid: NH507221

Mapcode National: GBR H9BJ.0BR

Mapcode Global: WH3G6.6MPV

Entry Name: Boleskine, Old Boleskine Church, Burial Ground and Watch House.

Listing Date: 5 October 1971

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 332605

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1847

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Boleskine and Abertarff

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Aird and Loch Ness

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

Simple rubble walled burial ground. Remains of earlier
church now rectangular burial enclosure for Frasers of
Balnain, Culduthel and Boleskine Parish. Various fine 18th
and 19th century tombstones and memorials including memorial
to Alexander Fraser of Dell, 1762-1814.
Small rectangular early 19th century rubble watch house,
with small window in south elevation, end stack and slate
roof.

Statement of Interest

Site of Boleskine Parish Church(es) before 1777. On steeply

sloping site on shores of Loch Ness.

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