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Ecclesiamagirdle Churchyard

Spindle Whorl

Site Name Ecclesiamagirdle Churchyard

Classification Spindle Whorl

Alternative Name(s) Ecclesmagirdle

Canmore ID 77394

Site Number NO11NW 57

NGR NO 1074 1634

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NO11NW 57 1074 1634.

(Location cited as NO 107 163). A stone spindle whorl incised on one side with the design of a Celtic cross was found in Ecclesiamagirdle graveyard (NO11NW 2). The base of the whorl has sheared off. Diameter 31mm, depth 9mm, hole diameter 11mm.

Donated to Perth Museum and Art Gallery: Accession no. 1992.563.

M D King and N M Robertson 1992.

There is no change to the existing record.

Information from RCAHMS (JRS), 15 January 1996.


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