Memus

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Memus
Memus Church.jpg
Memus Church
Memus is located in Angus
Memus
Memus
 Memus shown within Angus
Population est.
OS grid reference NO427589
Council area Angus
Lieutenancy area Angus
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town FORFAR
Postcode district DD8
Dialling code 01307
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Angus
Scottish Parliament Angus
North East Scotland
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 56°43′14″N 2°56′22″W / 56.7206°N 2.9394°W / 56.7206; -2.9394

Memus is a small village in Angus, Scotland, north of Kirriemuir.[1] It is home to the Drovers Pub. A story is told of a kelpie at Shielhill Bridge, leaving its cloven hoofprint behind on a stone as a petrosomatoglyph.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Dundee and Montrose, Forfar and Arbroath, Ordnance Survey Landranger Map (B2 ed.), 2007, ISBN 0-319-22980-7 
  2. ^ McHardy (1999) p 62

References[edit]

  • Buist, J (1835), Parish of Tannadice, New Statistical Account of Scotland: Forfar, Kincardine, retrieved January 5, 2010 
  • Jamieson, J (1793), Parish of Tannadice, Statistical Account of Scotland, retrieved January 5, 2010 
  • McHardy, S (1999), Scotland: Myth, Legend & Folklore, Edinburgh: Luath Press