Saddell Abbey

Gravestones at Saddell Abbey © David Gill
Gravestones at Saddell Abbey © David Gill

The Cistercian abbey at Saddell in Argyll was completed in the early 13th century by Reginald, son of Somerled, Lord of the Isles.

Saddell Abbey © David Gill
Saddell Abbey © David Gill

The site contains an important collection of tombstones.

Further details can be found on Canmore.

Author: David Gill

David Gill is Honorary Professor in the Centre for Heritage at the University of Kent, and an Academic Associate in SISJAC at UEA; Professor of Archaeological Heritage.

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