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Faskally Cottages

Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Site Name Faskally Cottages

Classification Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Alternative Name(s) East Lodge Cottages; Craighulen Cottage

Canmore ID 26311

Site Number NN95NW 8

NGR NN 9301 5877

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NN95NW 8 9301 5877

(NN 9301 5877) Stone Circle (NR)

OS 6" map, Perthshire, 2nd ed., (1900)

A stone circle, 21' in diameter, of which seven stones remain, one, in the W, being almost buried. They vary from 1'3" to 5'4" in height and are thick, slab-like, straight-sided blocks. There were probably two others, on the NE and SW respectively.

Information from RCAHMS emergency survey, 1942.

F R Coles 1908.

This stone circle is as described and planned by Coles (1908).

Surveyed at 1:2500.

Visited by OS (J B) 26 February 1975.

Activities

Field Visit (20 October 1942)

This site was included within the RCAHMS Emergency Survey (1942-3), an unpublished rescue project. Site descriptions, organised by county, vary from short notes to lengthy and full descriptions and are available to view online with contemporary sketches and photographs. The original typescripts, manuscripts, notebooks and photographs can also be consulted in the RCAHMS Search Room.

Information from RCAHMS (GFG) 10 December 2014.

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