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Salachary Stones, Kilmartin, Argyll

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – NM 8405 0403 Also Known as: Canmore ID 22831 Getting Here Roughly halfway between the staggering standing stone at Kintraw and the farmhouse of Salachary a coupla miles east along the A816 road to Kilmartin, … Continue reading

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Talmine (west), Melness, Tongue, Sutherland

Settlement:  OS Grid Reference – NC 5764 6248 — NEW FIND Getting Here Along the A836 road between Durness and Tongue, take the minor road north to Melness and Talmine. 400 yards or so past Talmine Stores shop, walk left up … Continue reading

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Craggish, Comrie, Perthshire

Standing Stones (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NN 763 214 Archaeology & History An impressive-sounding cluster of standing stones that met their demise around at the end of the 19th century.  They were described by Fred Coles (1911), who lamented … Continue reading

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Glenhead Stone Row, Doune, Perthshire

Standing Stones: OS Grid Reference – NN 75491 00455 Also Known as: Canmore ID 24689 Getting Here Take the B824 road that runs between Dunblane and Doune and, whichever direction you’re coming from, watch out for the large statue of … Continue reading

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Parc-y Meirw, Llanychaer, Pembroke

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SM 9988 3591 Also Known as: Parc y Marw Parc y Meirw Archaeology & History This is an impressive and well-known megalithic stone row, found just 4-5 miles inland from the coastal town of … Continue reading

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Harden Moor Stone Row, Bingley, West Yorkshire

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SE 07 38 Getting Here This site hasn’t been located. However, if it hasn’t been destroyed by the quarrying on the SW side of the moor, remains of it should still be found amidst … Continue reading

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Roms Law, Burley Moor, West Yorkshire

Ring Cairn: OS Grid Reference – SE 13648 44719 Also known as: Grubstones Circle Rumbles Law Rums Law Getting Here Get to the Twelve Apostles stone circle, then walk just 100 yards down the main footpath south, towards Bingley, and … Continue reading

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