Tag Archives: Forfarshire

Tods Stone, Monifieth, Angus

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 486 339? Archaeology & History The only reference I can find about this site is in A.J. Warden’s (1880) massive survey of the county of Angus—previously called ‘Forfarshire’—where, in his discussion of … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Scotland, Standing Stones | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

St. Madden’s Well, Kirkton of Airlie, Angus

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NO 3179 5188 Also Known as: Canmore ID 32367 St. Madan’s Well  St. Medan’s Well Getting Here At Kirkton of Airlie, park next to the church and walk north eastwards along the track, past the houses … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Holy Wells, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Fenton Hill, Airlie, Angus

Souterrain (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 3044 5040 Also Known as: Airlie II Canmore ID 32376 Archaeology & History One in a cluster of at least seven souterrains that could once be found to the east of Alyth, this was first described … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Scotland, Souterrains | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

White Caterthun Carving, Menmuir, Angus

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NO 54671 66022 Also Known as: Canmore ID 35007 Getting Here Many ways here, but from the nearest town of Brechin, take the minor north road out of town (not the B966) to Little Brechin, heading … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Cup-and-Ring Stones, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Brae of Airlie, Airlie, Angus

Souterrain (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 3102 5187 Also Known as: Airlie IV (Wainwright) Canmore ID 32383 Archaeology & History One of a number of souterrains that existed hereby, remains of which may still exist beneath the ground.  It was … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Scotland, Souterrains | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Barns of Airlie (2), Airlie, Angus

Souterrain (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 3052 5152 Also Known as: Airlie III (Wainwright 1963) Canmore ID 32385 Archaeology & History There are no remains left of this old ‘weem’, earth-house, or souterrain as they are now commonly known.  It was … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Scotland, Souterrains | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Formal, Bridge of Craigisla, Lintrathen, Angus

Standing Stone (fallen):  OS Grid Reference – NO 25618 54024 Also Known as: Canmore ID 31046 Getting Here From Alyth village, take the B954 road north for several miles.  At the sharp bend of the road when you’ve crossed the Bridge … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Scotland, Standing Stones | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Kinpurnie, Newtyle, Angus

Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – NO 2808 4069 Also Known as: Canmore ID 30914 Getting Here From the large village of Newtyle, take the straight road west as if heading to Kettins.  About half-a-mile along, 100 yards or so past … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Angus, Cairns, Tombs, Tumuli, Scotland | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment