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Pitcur Souterrain (3) – Carving 2, Kettins, Perthshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NO 25289 37380 – NEW FIND Getting Here Follow the same directions as if you’re visiting the Pitcur (3) souterrain.  Once here, you’re standing at the southernmost uncovered section of the monument, where one uncovered … Continue reading

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Pitcur Souterrain (3), Kettins, Perthshire

Souterrain:  OS Grid Reference – NO 2529 3738 Also Known as: Canmore ID 30539 The Cave Pitcur II (Wainwright) Getting Here From Coupar Angus, take the A923 road southeast for nearly 2½ miles where you reach the crossroads.  Keeping walking along … Continue reading

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Crown Tree, Keillor, Perthshire

Legendary Tree (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 27279 40789 Getting Here The site of the tree may be seen from the north side of the Kettins to Newtyle road, just before the Perthshire-Angus boundary sign. It stood on the … Continue reading

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Hill of Ballunie, Kettins, Perthshire

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 265 389 Also Known as: Canmore ID 30549 Archaeology & History There seems to be nothing left of the stone circle described in Andrew Jervise’s (1879) immense work which, sadly, only described … Continue reading

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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

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Keillor, Kettins, Perthshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NO 27332 39760 Also Known as: Baldowrie Canmore ID 30545 High Keillor Symbol Stone Getting Here Take the minor road that runs from the small town of Newtyle (in Angus) westwards to Kettins (in … Continue reading

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