NS8397 : Summit of Dumyat

near to Blairlogie, Stirling, Great Britain

Summit of Dumyat
Summit of Dumyat
Although only 418 metres in height Dumyat, situated at the western end of the Ochil Hills, is an outstanding viewpoint. The name is pronounced 'Dum-eye-at'. At the summit is a trig.point, a summit cairn with brazier on top and in the foreground, coloured silver, is the badge of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, the local regiment. A short distance to the SW from the summit are the remains of an iron-age fort. The name Dumyat is thought to come from the 'Dun of Maetae, who were the tribe in the area during the iron age.
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Thursday, 22 March, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 6 May, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8357 9765 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:9.4358N 3:52.5663W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 8357 9762
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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