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Standing Stone / Menhir


Further to what Rhiannon says below, Ulric was the commander-in-chief of a band of Viking raiders under Olaf Tryggvenson who were defeated by the Scots in a battle here in 968 CE. Legend has it Olaf is buried nearby under Dun Aula at Barbreck House, futher down Gleann Domhain. BigSweetie Posted by BigSweetie
25th August 2004ce
Edited 26th August 2004ce

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Just to say - Dunan Aula (and its cist) are not down by the house but in the same field - the mound to the north west. nix Posted by nix
15th May 2023ce
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