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Macdonald Memorial, Mitchell Hill, Dingwall

A Category B Listed Building in Dingwall, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.5924 / 57°35'32"N

Longitude: -4.4288 / 4°25'43"W

OS Eastings: 254920

OS Northings: 858416

OS Grid: NH549584

Mapcode National: GBR H8FN.J2J

Mapcode Global: WH3DN.YF6G

Plus Code: 9C9QHHRC+XF

Entry Name: Macdonald Memorial, Mitchell Hill, Dingwall

Listing Name: Mitchell Hill Macdonald Memorial

Listing Date: 31 August 1983

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 360479

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB24513

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dingwall

County: Highland

Town: Dingwall

Electoral Ward: Dingwall and Seaforth

Traditional County: Ross-shire

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Description

James Sandford Kay, Glasgow, Dated 1907. Tall Scottish Baronial
tower, sqaure on battered base; bullfaced rubble, polished
ashlar dressings. Tall battered plinth stepped back to tower;
corbelled upper storey, balustrade and circular, crenellated
stair turret rising above balustrade. Round-headed recessed
entrance in north elevation with heavy rusticated and cabled
moulded architraves; memorial plaque above with ornate pediment;
similar detailing to windows fitted with yetts in remaining 1st
floor faces; slit windows light stairs.

Statement of Interest

Architect appointed after competition 1904. Memorial stands

in centre of burial ground on Mitchell Hill and is landmark.

Erected to memory of Major-General Sir Hector Archibald

Macdonald, KCB, DSO, ADC.

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