NN9111 : Modern monolith

taken 9 years ago, near to Muirton, Perth And Kinross, Great Britain

Modern monolith
Modern monolith
Glenmor even has its own monolith, the 'Drovers' Stone' complete with 'Pictish' engravings on it showing the cattle the 17th and 18th century drovers herded through this site en route from Crieff market to the south. According to a plaque beside the stone: 'The lucky or fortunate way to walk around the stone is clockwise. This is from east to west by the south side - to walk the stone anti-clockwise is known as the ominous or unfortunate way.' Thus are legends born.
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NN9111, 38 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Friday, 27 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 5 March, 2009
Category
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 914 117 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:17.1181N 3:45.2749W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NN 915 117
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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