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Stirling Bridge

Sword

Site Name Stirling Bridge

Classification Sword

Canmore ID 46231

Site Number NS79SE 47

NGR NS 79 94

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Stirling
  • Parish Stirling
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Stirling
  • Former County Stirlingshire

Archaeology Notes

NS79SE 47 79 94.

A double-edges sword, 34 1/2" long with a reversed guard and a wooden hilt, was found in peat moss at Stirling Bridge. It was purchased by the National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland (NMAS) in 1886 (accession no. L.A. 50) (S Maxwell, NMAS).

Visited by OS (RD) 23 January 1969

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