Staredam

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Site Type CROSS INCISED STONE, STANDING STONE(S)
Canmore ID 26994
Site Number NO03NW 2
NGR NO 0499 3828
Council PERTH AND KINROSS
Parish AUCHTERGAVEN
Former Region TAYSIDE
Former District PERTH AND KINROSS
Former County PERTHSHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

NO03NW 2 0499 3828

(NO 0499 3828) Standing Stones (NR)
OS 6" map (1901)

Two stones at Staredam, standing about 12' apart, with no indications that they ever formed part of a circle. The more westerly has an incised cross, 11" x 8".
F R Coles 1908.

These two stones are orientated NE-SW, with their centres 5.5m apart. The NE stone, with the cross, is 1.4m high x 1.2m wide x 0.4m thick; the other is 1.3m high x 1.4m wide x 0.7m thick.
Visited by OS (WDJ), 13 March 1969.

As described in previous field report.
Surveyed at 1:10,000.
Visited by OS (BS), 7 October 1975.

No change to previous field reports.
Visited by OS (JRL), 16 March 1979.

4 August 1942
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Books and References

Coles, F R (1908) 'Report on stone circles surveyed in Perthshire - North Eastern section; with measured plans and drawings (obtained under the Gunning Fellowship)', Proc Soc Antiq Scot, vol.42
Page(s): 153-4 fig.53

RCAHMS (1942-3) Emergency Survey. 2v. Typescripts
Held at RCAHMS A.1.1.SUR

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