Fife and Angus Sights

Aberlemno

  • Archaeological Site/Ruins

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

You can see excellent examples of Pictish stone carvings about 5 miles northeast of Forfar alongside the B9134. Carvings of crosses, angels, serpents, and other animals adorn the stones, which date from the 7th to the early 9th centuries. Note the stone in the nearby churchyard—one side is carved with a cross and the other side depicts the only known battle scene in Pictish art, complete with horsemen and foot soldiers.

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Published 10/27/2015

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