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Pendreich (1), Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire

Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – NS 81244 99236 Also Known as: Canmore ID 47127 Getting Here Up, round the back of Stirling University, between Bridge of Allan to Greenloaning, take the steep zigzaggy Sheriffmuir Road uphill, until it levels out … Continue reading

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Carlie Craig, Blairlogie, Stirlingshire

Legendary Rocks:  OS Grid Reference – NS 816 970 Also Known as: Carla Craig Carlin Craig Witches’ Craig Getting Here If you’re coming from Blairlogie, a half-mile west of the village, take the B998 road to the university, but turn … Continue reading

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Fairy Knowe, Bridge of Allan, Stirlingshire

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – NS 79616 98191 Also Known as: Ben Rhi Canmore ID 45986 Fairy Knowe of Pendreich Hill of Airthrey King’s Hill Getting Here Various ways to get here.  Probably the easiest is via the golf course itself, … Continue reading

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Pendreich Muir, Dunblane, Stirlingshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NS 81382 99686 Getting Here Nearly 600 yards west of the old Sheriffmuir Road (between Bridge of Allan to Greenloaning), you’re best approaching it up the zigzaggy lane from above Stirling Uni until it … Continue reading

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Sheriffmuir Carving, Dunblane, Stirlingshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NN 83074 02143 Getting Here From Dunblane, head up the Glen Road for nearly a mile, turning left up the Sheriffmuir Road and all the wya on till you reach the pub near the … Continue reading

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Airthrey Stone, Stirling University, Stirlingshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NS 81410 96489 Also Known as: Airthrey Castle Stone Canmore ID 47115 Stirling University Stone Getting Here Dead easy to find!  From Stirling head out on the A9 road towards Bridge of Allan and Stirling … Continue reading

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Bel Stane, Causewayhead, Stirling, Stirlingshire

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 805 958 Archaeology & History Nearly a hundred years ago Christina Buchan told the local writer Donald Morris (1935) about this seemingly forgotten and lost megalithic site.  The narrative she gave told: … Continue reading

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Pathfoot Stone, Airthrey, Stirling, Stirlingshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NS 80604 96871 Also Known as: Airthrey Castle West Canmore ID 47166 Getting Here Not too troublesome to locate really… It’s at the top-end of the University, just above the side of the small Hermitage … Continue reading

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