Battle Site

Site Name Luncarty

Classification Battle Site

Alternative Name(s) Battle Of Luncarty

Canmore ID 26719

Site Number NO02NE 11

NGR NO 097 286

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Perth And Kinross
  • Parish Redgorton
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Perth And Kinross
  • Former County Perthshire

Archaeology Notes

NO02NE 11 097 286.

(NO 097 286) (Site of) Battle of Luncarty (NR) (AD 990)

OS 6" map (1959)

The Battle of Luncarty (supposed to have been fought between Scots and Danes in AD 990) is a recent invention, probably of Hector Boece.

J H Burton 1873



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