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Clach na Ba, St Fillans, Comrie, Perthshire

Legendary Rock:  OS Grid Reference – NN 70318 24159 Also Known as: Stone of the Cattle Getting Here Along the A85 road at the east-end of Lochearnhead, head out of the village east towards Comrie. Just above the main-road, maybe 50 … Continue reading

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Dunruchan Hill, Muthill, Perthshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NN 8022 1645 —  NEW FIND Getting Here Take the directions to the hugely impressive Dunruchan A standing stone.  Walk directly south, over the gate and follow the fence straight down the fields, crossing the burn … Continue reading

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Lawers, Comrie, Perthshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NN 80102 22666 Also Known as: Canmore ID 25535 Getting Here Take the A85 road between Comrie and Crieff.  Nearly 1.7 miles (2.7km) east out of Comrie—or 4 miles (6.44km) west out of Crieff—keep your eyes peeled on … Continue reading

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Samson’s Stone, Crieff, Perthshire

Legendary Rock:  OS Grid Reference – NN 82519 22021 Also Known as: Canmore ID 96866 Getting Here Tale the A85 road between Comrie and Crieff and, roughly halfway between the two towns, take the minor road south to Strowan (it’s easily … Continue reading

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Goose Oaks, St. Fillans, Comrie, Perthshire

Legendary Trees (lost):  OS Grid Reference – NN 693 242 Folklore A fascinating story of this forgotten site is detailed in Alex Porteous’ (1912) history book on this tiny parish at the eastern end of Loch Earn.  It’s a peculiar … Continue reading

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Auchingarroch, Muthill, Perthshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NN 78732 19579 Also Known as: Canmore ID 24795 Roman Stone Getting Here Take the B827 road south out of Comrie as if you’re heading towards Braco, and after a mile or so, as … Continue reading

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Strowan, Crieff, Perthshire

Tumulus:  OS Grid Reference – NN 81998 20832 Also Known as: Canmore ID 25510 Getting Here If you’re coming southwest out of Crieff on the A822, as you cross the river take the right-turn just before leaving the town along … Continue reading

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Dunmoid, Dalginross, Comrie, Perthshire

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – NN 78030 21266 Also Known as: Canmore ID 24857 The Court Knoll Dalginross Dunmhoid Judgement Mound Muirend Roundel Getting Here From the main road running through lovely Comrie, take the south B827 road over … Continue reading

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St. Fillan’s Chair, Dundurn, Comrie, Perthshire

Legendary Rock:  OS Grid Reference – NN 7081 2325 Also Known as: Canmore ID 24876 Dundurn Fillan’s Chair St. Fillan’s Bed Getting Here Not hard to find. Between the small towns of Comrie and St. Fillans along the A85 road, … Continue reading

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Giant’s Knowe, Culloch, Muthill, Perthshire

Cairn (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NN 7848 1762 Also Known as: Canmore ID 24797 Crock-nafion Fingalian’s Knowe Archaeology & History Amidst the colourful and nurturing landscape close to the gigantic Dunruchan standing stones and just along the road from … Continue reading

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