Tag Archives: Sidlaw Hills

St. Euchan’s Well, Collace, Perthshire

Holy Well (destroyed): OS Grid Reference – NO 1997 3297 Also Known as : Canmore ID 28605 St Deuchan’s Well  St Teuchan’s Well St Ukan’s Well St Cuchan’s Well Getting Here The site of the well is on the north … Continue reading

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Witches Stone, Kirkton of Auchterhouse, Angus

Cup-and-Ring Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – NO 345 392 Also Known as: Canmore ID 31908 Greenfield Knowe Greenford Knowe Sidlaw Hospital Spittal Stones Archaeology & History We have no precise location for this carving, nor several of its petroglyphic relatives … Continue reading

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Templelands, Auchterhouse, Angus

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NO 355 360 Also Known as: Canmore ID 31855 Archaeology & History In Mason Inglis’ (1888) fascinating history of the village of Auchterhouse, he describes a number of prehistoric antiquarian remains—some destroyed, others still … 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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Carrot Hill, Carrot, Angus

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NO 4545 4000 Getting Here The stone is situated on the north-facing slope of Carrot Hill (almost equidistant with neighbouring Dodd Hill actually) at 225 m OD.  Use of a  GPS and the co-ordinates above are … Continue reading

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