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Dunkeld Park

Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Dunkeld Park

Classification Standing Stone (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Pulney Lodge; Dunkeld House

Canmore ID 27205

Site Number NO04SW 6

NGR NO 01426 42991

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NO04SW 6 0142 4299.

(Name: NO 015 429) Standing Stone (NR) (Sepulchral)

OS 6" map, Perthshire, 2nd ed. (1901)

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Publication Account (1908)

Standing stone, a roughly oblong slab of schist set with its longer axis nearly E-W, the N face 4ft and the S 4'9" with a basal girth about 10'7". It is 4'9" high.

F R Coles 1908

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This site was included within the RCAHMS Emergency Survey (1942-3), an unpublished rescue project.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

Field Visit (4 March 1975)

NO 0142 4299. As described. Resurveyed at 1:2500.

Visited by OS (SFS) 4 March 1975

Field Visit (3 April 1989)

Situated towards the rear of a river terrace about 490m NE of Dunkeld House (NO04SW 59) there is an erect slab which measures 1.45m from E to W by 0.55m at its base, and 1.4m in height.

Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 3 April 1989.

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