Aberdeenshire HER - NJ50SE0004 - NETHER WEEDLEMONT

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Primary ReferenceNJ50SE0004
NameNETHER WEEDLEMONT
NRHE Card No.NJ50SE5
NRHE Numlink 17501
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Site Form Standing Structure
Site Condition Complete 1
Details A large boulder projecting 0.61m above ground surface. According to the OS Name Book (1867) it traditionally marks the spot where Macbeth was mortally wounded. The tradition that Macbeth was slain here is the only tentative evidence available to site battle of Lumphanan in 1057.
Last Update09/10/2020
Updated Bycpalmer
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Easting: 357499.671, Northing: 803433.398

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