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Bogle’s Well, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Sacred Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 597 650 Archaeology & History Of all the ancient wells in the city of Glasgow, this has to be one of the most intriguing! Descriptions of it are few and far between, but it is … Continue reading

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Bogle Bush, Collace, Perthshire

Legendary Tree:  OS Grid Reference – NO 19 32 Also Known as : Bogle Busk Bogle Buss Archaeology & History Perusal of a 25″ OS map of  1867 shows, in almost microscopic lettering, a feature marked ‘Bogle Bush’.  I transferred the … Continue reading

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Ashleigh Barrow, Darwen, Lancashire

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – SD 696 208 Also Known as: Whitehall Tumulus Archaeology & History Early accounts of this site tell of its destruction in the 19th century, but a modern reconstruction of the site has been made close … Continue reading

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Grimeford Cross, Adlington, Lancashire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SD 618 130 Also Known as: Headless Cross Archaeology & History Within the Harris Museum, Preston can be found the Upper section of a pre-Conquest stone ‘cross’. Though much damaged on three of its sides … Continue reading

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