Invermay

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Coordinates: 56°19′41″N 3°31′18″W / 56.327920°N 3.521702°W / 56.327920; -3.521702

Invermay
Invermay is located in Perth and Kinross
Invermay
Invermay
 Invermay shown within Perth and Kinross
OS grid reference NO060161
Council area Perth and Kinross
Lieutenancy area Perth and Kinross
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town Perth
Postcode district PH2
Dialling code 01764
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Ochil and South Perthshire
Scottish Parliament Perth
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Invermay[pronunciation?] is a diffuse settlement in Perth and Kinross, Scotland. It is situated approximately 2 km southeast of Forteviot on the Water of May, some 8 km southwest of Perth.[1]

Farmland near Invermay

An early medieval freestanding cross was once located at Invermay (grid reference NO05981664, but was destroyed in the 18th century and it was replaced with a modern stone.[2][3] The fragments of the original are thought to be those now found in the Porch of Forteviot church.[4]

See also[edit]

Forteviot

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Perth & Alloa", Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2007, ISBN 0-319-22997-1 
  2. ^ "Invermay: cross", Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland: Canmore database, retrieved October 21, 2010 
  3. ^ Borland, J.; Fraser, I.; Sherriff, J. (2007), "Eight socketed stones from Eastern Scotland", Tayside and Fife Archaeological Journal 13: 107 
  4. ^ "Forteviot Churchyard, Crosses", Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland: Canmore database, retrieved October 21, 2010