NO7162 : Stone of Morphie

taken 13 years ago, near to Hillside, Angus, Great Britain

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Stone of Morphie
Stone of Morphie
"Traditionally said to mark the grave of a son of Camus, killed in a battle between the Scots and the Danes, it was knocked down shortly before 1856. Digging prior to re-erection revealed part of a human skeleton, buried in black unctuous earth."

From the Canmore records, citing the New Statistical Account of 1845.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 17 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Saturday, 17 December, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! NO 716 627 [100m precision]
WGS84: 56:45.3026N 2:27.9638W
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