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Dunaverty Memorial Burial Enclosure

A Category C Listed Building in Southend, Argyll and Bute

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.313 / 55°18'46"N

Longitude: -5.6469 / 5°38'48"W

OS Eastings: 168677

OS Northings: 608161

OS Grid: NR686081

Mapcode National: IRL XF.VYV9

Mapcode Global: GBR DGFN.XWC

Entry Name: Dunaverty Memorial Burial Enclosure

Listing Date: 20 July 1971

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352396

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18355

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Southend

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: South Kintyre

Parish: Southend

Traditional County: Argyllshire

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Description

1846. Oblong. Random rubble. Rough coping. Gable (with mural tablet) at W end.

Statement of Interest

Contains bodies of Macdonalds murdered 1647 after siege of Dunaverty Castle by Covenanters. Castle was dismantled 1685 and there are now only fragmentary remains.

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