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Overlee, Clarkston, Renfrewshire

Souterrains & Settlement (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 577 572 Also Known as: Canmore ID 43802 Archaeology & History This was an astonishing-sounding place, little-known beyond the pages of specialist historians.  It has been described in modern terms as simply “subterranean structures”, … Continue reading

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St. Conval’s Well, Eastwood, Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 5519 6020 Also Known as: St. Ninian’s Well Archaeology & History This all-but-forgotten holy well was becoming nothing but a faded memory even in the middle of the 19th century.  Excluded from all … Continue reading

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Boydstone Road, Eastwood, Glasgow, Renfrewshire

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 540 607 Archaeology & History There is very little known of this once proud standing stone, said by one writer to have been about 12 feet long: six-feet of it in the … Continue reading

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Bent Head, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference — SD 96017 25862 Also Known as: Upper Eastwood Carving Getting Here From Todmorden go east on the A646 for less than a mile and take the Cross Stone road on your left.  Keep going … Continue reading

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