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Middleton of Derculich, chambered cairn 70m south east of

A Scheduled Monument in Highland, Perth and Kinross

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.651 / 56°39'3"N

Longitude: -3.8186 / 3°49'6"W

OS Eastings: 288593

OS Northings: 752496

OS Grid: NN885524

Mapcode National: GBR JCY4.FJN

Mapcode Global: WH5MW.93V4

Entry Name: Middleton of Derculich, chambered cairn 70m SE of

Scheduled Date: 26 September 1968

Last Amended: 11 December 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM2666

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: chambered cairn

Location: Weem

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Highland

Traditional County: Perthshire

Description

Thomas Telford, 1827. (contractor, James Smith). Standard

Parliamentary T-plan church, harled with tooled margins.

Depressed arched outer paired doors in north elevation;

similarly arched pair central windows with 2-light lattice

(cast-iron) glazing. Similarly detailed windows in east and

west gables and in (south) T-wing. Bellcote with stumpy

finials at west apex.

Interior; original interior fittings including pews,

communion table and pulpit. Coped rubble walled burial

ground with various 19th century tombs.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Sources

Bibliography

TELFORD ATLAS (1838) pp.58-9 NEW STATISTICAL Account, xiv

(1840) p.427. FASTI ECCLESIAE SCOTICANAE, vii, (1928) p.52.

Howard Colvin, A BIOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY OF BRITISH

ARCHITECTS 1600-1840 (1978) p.821.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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