Balintore, Angus

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This article is about the village in Angus. For other uses, see Balintore.

Coordinates: 56°43′02″N 3°09′59″W / 56.717215°N 3.166494°W / 56.717215; -3.166494

Balintore
Scottish Gaelic: Baile an Todhair
Ballintore castle.jpg
Balintore Castle
Balintore is located in Angus
Balintore
Balintore
 Balintore shown within Angus
OS grid reference NO287590
Council area Angus
Lieutenancy area Angus
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town KIRRIEMUIR
Postcode district DD8
Dialling code 01575
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Angus
Scottish Parliament Angus South
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Balintore (Scottish Gaelic: Baile an Todhair) is a village in Angus, Scotland. It lies in Glen Isla, four miles north of the Loch of Lintrathen and seven miles west of Kirriemuir.[1] Approximately half a mile to the east is Knowehead of Auldallan farm, where there can be found a pair of uninscribed standing stones.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dundee and Montrose, Forfar and Arbroath", Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2007, ISBN 0-319-22980-7 
  2. ^ "Auldallan". The Megalithic Portal. Retrieved October 5, 2010.