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Clach Glas

Cup Marked Stone (Prehistoric), Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Clach Glas

Classification Cup Marked Stone (Prehistoric), Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Grey Stone; Westhaugh Of Tulliemet

Canmore ID 26346

Site Number NN95SE 5

NGR NN 9853 5112

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NN95SE 5 9853 5112.

(NN 9853 5112) Clach Glas (NR)

OS 6" map, Perthshire, 2nd ed., (1902)

Clach Glas, or the Grey Stone, is slab-like in form, slim when seen from the SW and presenting a broad face to the S, on which, near the centre, are two good cup marks. At one time, it is said locally, 'quantities of stones were to be seen lying about the ground close to the Clach Glas and on its S and E.'

F R Coles 1908.

A standing stone 2.0m high x 1.0m x 0.3m, oriented N-S and with two cup marks on its E face. There is a large rounded boulder 2.0m away but it is not an antiquity.

Revised at 1/2500.

Visited by OS (B S) 17 January 1975.

Scheduled as Clach Glas, Westhaugh of Tulliemet.

Information from Historic Scotland, scheduling document dated 14 January 2002.


Field Visit (15 August 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This site was included within the RCAHMS Emergency Survey (1942-3), an unpublished rescue project.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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