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HERITAGE HIGHLIGHTS: Aberlemno Sculptured Stones
There are four stones; the largest stands in the churchyard and is best described as a cross-slab decorated with Pictish symbols and interlaced pattern carving. Three other stones, dating from the 7th to the 9th century, stand by the roadside.
About nine miles away is St Orland's Stone, another well-known sculptured stone. Much closer is Restenneth Priory, an Augustinian priory founded by David I, while about three miles away is the Finavon Doocot, a 16th-century dovecote thought to be the largest in Scotland.
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Address: Aberlemno, Angus, Scotland
Attraction Type: Village
Photo Credit: David Ross and Britain Express
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NEARBY HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Aberlemno Sculptured Stones - 0.7 miles (Prehistoric Site)
Finavon Doocot - 2.8 miles (Historic Building)
Restenneth Priory - 3.7 miles (Abbey)
Pitmuies Gardens - 3.9 miles (Garden)
Brechin Castle - 4.8 miles (Historic House)
Brechin Cathedral Round Tower - 5.1 miles (Historic Building)
Brechin Cathedral - 5.1 miles (Historic Church)
Maison Dieu Chapel - 5.3 miles (Historic Church)
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