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TITLE
'Teampull Rona', Island of Rona, Outer Hebrides
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2475_P171
PLACENAME
Rona
DISTRICT
Lewis
OLD COUNTY/PARISH
ROSS: Barvas
DATE OF IMAGE
1873
PERIOD
c500 - 800s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31718
KEYWORDS
Teampull Rona
Rona Chapel
chapels
temples
Rona
Early Christian sites
'Teampull Rona', Island of Rona, Outer Hebrides

The ruins of 'Teampull Rona' stand on the Island of Rona, off the Butt of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. This illustration is of the interior west end elevation of the structure. It shows how similar the construction of the temple was to that of brochs. The illustration is from 'Archaeologia Scotica, or Transactions of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol V - Part I, Edinburgh, 1873

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'Teampull Rona', Island of Rona, Outer Hebrides

ROSS: Barvas

c500 - 800s

Teampull Rona; Rona Chapel; chapels; temples; Rona; Early Christian sites

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

The ruins of 'Teampull Rona' stand on the Island of Rona, off the Butt of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides. This illustration is of the interior west end elevation of the structure. It shows how similar the construction of the temple was to that of brochs. The illustration is from 'Archaeologia Scotica, or Transactions of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland', Vol V - Part I, Edinburgh, 1873