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Macpherson Of Glentruim Burial Ground, Glentruim House

A Category C Listed Building in Laggan, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.0295 / 57°1'46"N

Longitude: -4.1769 / 4°10'36"W

OS Eastings: 267970

OS Northings: 795256

OS Grid: NN679952

Mapcode National: GBR JB14.KFN

Mapcode Global: WH4JM.TL60

Plus Code: 9C9Q2RHF+Q6

Entry Name: Macpherson Of Glentruim Burial Ground, Glentruim House

Listing Name: Glentruim House Macpherson of Glentruim Burial Ground (By Newtonmore)

Listing Date: 20 December 1979

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 338630

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB6904

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Laggan

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Badenoch and Strathspey

Parish: Laggan

Traditional County: Inverness-shire

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Description

Circa 1847. Small burial ground enclosed by coped rubble wall
with pair plain cast-iron gates at W. In centre tooled
grey granite ashlar corniced plinth with long/short detailing
against which are set tombstones and plaques, the earliest
dated 1847. Various other later family tombstones, within
enclosure.

Statement of Interest

Major Evan MacPherson, who made money in India and who

built Glentruim House about 1835-40, died 22 Jan. 1847

and is buried here. Commanding site on high ground overlooking

upper Spey valley.

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