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Moss-side Cottage,Roman signal station 260m south west of

A Scheduled Monument in Almond and Earn, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.3612 / 56°21'40"N

Longitude: -3.6075 / 3°36'26"W

OS Eastings: 300781

OS Northings: 719924

OS Grid: NO007199

Mapcode National: GBR 1R.35JD

Mapcode Global: WH5PB.KCCS

Entry Name: Moss-side Cottage,Roman signal station 260m SW of

Scheduled Date: 28 September 1936

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1610

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Roman: signal station

Location: Findo Gask

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Almond and Earn

Traditional County: Perthshire


1787. Rectangular, birdcage bellcote W. gable, piended E. gable, 2 windows harled S. wall, 4 windows harled N. wall, 2 windows with older built-up openings in rubble E. wall, all square headed. Victorian porch in vestry (1891) W. gable.

Interior: original ceiling with Adamesque centrepiece, otherwise recast Wm. Ruxton 1912; originally had pulpit centre N. wall and horseshoe gallery, now has E. pulpit and W. gallery with Buchan coat-of-arms (Geo. Reid, Peterhead carver), 2-light gothic tracery inserted in windows same

date. Monuments to Thomas (+ 1819) and Rober (+ 1825) Buchan. Ladle dated LK 1616. Robert Maxwell Bell 1728.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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