Site Name Luncarty
Classification Battle Site (Period Unassigned)
Alternative Name(s) Battle Of Luncarty
Canmore ID 26719
Site Number NO02NE 11
NGR NO 097 286
Datum OSGB36 - NGR
General oblique aerial view centred on the linear cropmarks and the palaeochanels, taken from the E.
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Oblique aerial view centred on the linear cropmarks, taken from the E.
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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