Chanonry of Ross

Chanonry of Ross

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Castle Chanonry of Ross, also known as Seaforth Castle, was located in the town of Fortrose, to the north-east of Inverness, Highland, Scotland. Nothing now remains of the castle. The castle was also known as Canonry or Chanonrie of Ross, the former county. The Castle no longer stands however it is known that it was a rectangular tower house built by the Bishop Fraser between 1497 and 1507. In 1569 a feud arose between the Clan Mackenzie and Clan Munro, who by this time were among the most powerful clans in Ross-shire. The trouble arose when John Leslie, Bishop of Ross, made over to his cousin Leslie, the Laird of Balquhair, the right and title to the castle at Chanonry together with the castle landsshow more

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  • Paperback | 84 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 136g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135842900
  • 9786135842906