NS6891 : Summit Carleatheran Hill

taken 8 years ago, 3 km from Gargunnock, Stirling, Great Britain

Summit Carleatheran Hill
Summit Carleatheran Hill
Cairn and trig point on the summit of Carleatheran at 485 metres on the Gargunnock Hills. The OS map indicates that the cairn is an ancient monument and I suspect that the name 'Car'(or Caer) indicates a fort whilst 'leath' means grey. Hence this would be the 'Grey fort'. An apt description. The location is a magnificent viewpoint.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 2 October, 2009
Category
Cairn   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 687 918 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:6.0752N 4:6.6810W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 687 918
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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