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Castle Craig, Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire

‘Fort’ (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 9116 9769 Also Known as: Canmore ID 48294 Archaeology & History This ancient fort could once be seen in the ancient woodlands on the western side of the Mill Glen, above the village, going … Continue reading

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Tillicoultry House Carving, Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – NS 9240 9752 Also Known as: Canmore ID 48255 Archaeology & History A recent visit to try find this intricate carving—the only one of its kind in Clackmannanshire—proved unsuccessful, and so I add it … Continue reading

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White Stane of Tam Baird, Dollar, Clackmannanshire

Legendary Rock: OS Grid Reference – NS 94135 99110 Also Known as: Canmore ID 48293 Tom Baird’s Stone White Stone of Tombaird Getting Here Very troublesome for so little a stone. But to the nutters or climbers who enjoy a good … Continue reading

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Elistoun West, Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire

Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – NS 92220 99205 Also Known as: Canmore ID 48266 Eliston Hill Getting Here A helluva climb to get here.  Take the last road up towards Mill Burn at the west end of Tillicoultry and go to … Continue reading

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St. Serf’s Well, Alva, Clackmannanshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 8885 9722 Also Known as: St. Servanus’ Well Getting Here Along the main street running through Alva, towards Tillicoultry, watch out for the roman catholic church on your left, then shortly past it … Continue reading

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Lady’s Well, Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – NS 91105 97510 Also Known as: Our Lady’s Well Getting Here From the main road running through the town, head west towards Alva, and where the golf course begins, take the footpath uphill at … Continue reading

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Cunninghar, Tillicoultry, Clackmannanshire

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – NS 9240 9712 Also Known as: Druidical Temple Archaeology & History A stone circle was once to be found on the elevated piece of ground above the north-side of the main road between … Continue reading

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