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Dullatur Bog

Human Remains (Period Unassigned), Animal Remains, Pistol(S), Sword(S)

Site Name Dullatur Bog

Classification Human Remains (Period Unassigned), Animal Remains, Pistol(S), Sword(S)

Canmore ID 45821

Site Number NS77NE 18

NGR NS 75 77

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council North Lanarkshire
  • Parish Cumbernauld
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Cumbernauld And Kilsyth
  • Former County Dunbartonshire

Archaeology Notes

NS77NE 18 75 77.

Swords, pistols, and the bodies of men and horses, evidently fugitives from the battle of Kilsyth in 1645, were found in Dullatur Bog during the construction of the Forth-Clyde Canal.

New Statistical Account (NSA) 1845 (J Watson)

For the location of the Battle of Kilsyth see NS77NW20.


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