Abbots Deuglie

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56°16′56″N3°25′25″W / 56.2823°N 3.4237°W / 56.2823; -3.4237 Coordinates: 56°16′56″N3°25′25″W / 56.2823°N 3.4237°W / 56.2823; -3.4237

Abbots Deuglie[ pronunciation? ] is a hamlet in the Scottish region of Perth and Kinross, Scotland. [1] [2] It is located in the Ochil Hills, in Arngask parish, about 1 mile (1.6 km) to the west of Glenfarg. Glenfarg Reservoir lies just to the west of the village, and was built in 1912.

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Perth and Kinross Council area of Scotland

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The site is noted for two Neolithic sites, Abbot's Deuglie stone circle, which is now virtually unrecognisable as an archaeological site due to the removal of the stones from it, and a single standing stone at West Blair, 700 metres to the south of the village.

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References

  1. Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 58 Perth & Alloa (Auchterarder) (Map). Ordnance Survey. 2014. ISBN   9780319229972.
  2. "Ordnance Survey Viewer: Abbots Deuglie". data.ordnancesurvey.co.uk. Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 27 January 2016.