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OS1/14/11/39

List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
TILLYGLOOM Tillygloom
Tillygloom
Tillygloom
Valuation Roll
Rent receipt & Tack
James Petre Tenant
027 A good farm steading on the Estate of Pitforthie the property of Thomas Macpherson Grant Esquire,
WARDHILL Wardhill
Wardhill
Wardhill
Valuation Roll
Charles Lyall Esqr. Factor
Rent Receipt & Tack
027 A small farm steading on the estate of Southesk, the property of the Right Honorable the Earl of Southesk.
STONE CIRCLE (Site of) [East Pitforthie] Druids Circle Blacks History of Brechin
Alexander Crabb East Pitforthie
Mr. Mustard Leuchland
027 This place is now ploughed and all the stones removed, which composed the Circle or ring, but the place is still easily discerned, and is known in the neighbourhood as the Druids Chapel.
Black's History of Brechin alludes to it thus,
"The numerous Druidical remains still to be found in the vicinity of Brechin, The Circle at Easter Pitforthie, The temple at Barrelwell or Pitpullox, of which only one stone (Killievair Stone) now stands, the erection at Vane of Fearn, The "Law" on the farm of Hilton of Fearn, and several other similar structures go to prove that the Druids were a powerful body in this quarter."

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County of Forfar -- Parish of Brechin.

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