Category Archives: Fife & Kinross

Our Lady’s Well, Gateside, Fife

Holy Well: OS Grid Reference – NO 18505 09169 Also Known as: Chapel Well Roman Well Getting Here Travelling from Milnathort on the A91, in Gateside village, turn right down Old Town, and after the left bend in the road, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fife & Kinross, Holy Wells, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Binn (01), Burntisland, Fife

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NT 22741 86948 Also Known as: Binn House Canmore ID 269301 Craigkelly  Silverbarton Farm Getting Here From Burntisland, go up the Cowdenbeath road for just over half-a-mile, then turn right and walk into the woods up the footpath. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cup-and-Ring Stones, Fife & Kinross, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Raith Gardens, Kirkcaldy, Fife

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NT 27131 91374 Getting Here On the more south-side of Kirkcaldy, head for the roundabout at the meeting of the A910, B925 and B9157, heading out west along the Auchtertool road; but just 60-70 yards … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cup-and-Ring Stones, Fife & Kinross, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

St Bunyan’s Well, Leuchars, Fife

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NO 45252 21483 Getting Here If travelling from Dundee or Newport, turn right into Meadow Road, the last turning before the roundabout in the middle of the town. On the right is a large … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fife & Kinross, Holy Wells, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Lady’s Well, Leuchars, Fife

Holy Well :  OS Grid Reference – NO 45573 21645 Also Known as: The Lady Well Getting Here Entering Leuchars from Dundee or Newport go straight ahead through the roundabout; entering from Cupar or St.Andrews turn right at the roundabout, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fife & Kinross, Holy Wells, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Creich Manse, Brunton, Fife

Ring Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – NO 31894 21041 Also Known as: Canmore ID 31819 Getting Here A variety of ways to get here, all depending on which directions you’re coming from, obviously! Simply get to the sleepy old hamlet … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cairns, Tombs, Tumuli, Fife & Kinross, Scotland, Stone Circles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Aithernie, Scoonie, Fife

Tumulus (destroyed):  Grid Reference – NO 3769 0339 Also Known as: Canmore ID 31344 Archaeology & History A mile or so WNW of the fantastic standing stones of Lundin, and just a coupla hundred yards above where the lesser standing … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cairns, Tombs, Tumuli, Fife & Kinross, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bandrum, Saline, Fife

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – NT 0348 9188 Also Known as: Canmore ID 49710 Getting Here Go east on the B913 through Saline for a mile till you reach Steelend.  Across the road from the houses there’s a dirt-track … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Fife & Kinross, Scotland, Standing Stones | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Craigkennockie, Burntisland, Fife

Tumulus (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference — NT 237 861 Archaeology & History Very little is known about a prehistoric tomb that once existed near the coast at Craigkennockie.  Its existence was briefly described in Andrew Young’s (1913) fine history of … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cairns, Tombs, Tumuli, Fife & Kinross, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Aberdour, Fife

Cairn (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NT 19 85 Also Known as: Canmore ID 50809 Archaeology & History Nothing seems to known of the whereabouts of an old prehistoric cairn, positioned on one of the hills in Aberdour parish.  It … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cairns, Tombs, Tumuli, Fife & Kinross, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment