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Stirling, Over Hospital

Almshouse (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Stirling, Over Hospital

Classification Almshouse (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 46255

Site Number NS79SE 69

NGR NS 792 937

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 69 792 937.

Almshouse (the Over Hospital): Dedicated to St Peter, a poor's hospital (with a chaplain) on the E side of the parish church (NS 792 937), beside the burial ground, was in existence before 1482. It is also mentioned in 1610 when it was ruinous and proposed to be rehabilitated. D E Easson 1957; I B Cowan 1964

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