Dalrigh

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Not to be confused with Dalry (disambiguation).
Dalrigh
River Fillan at Dalrigh.jpg
River Fillan at Dalrigh
Dalrigh is located in Stirling
Dalrigh
Dalrigh
Dalrigh shown within the Stirling council area
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Post town Crianlarich
Postcode district FK20
Dialling code 01838
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56°15′12″N 4°24′42″W / 56.2532°N 4.4116°W / 56.2532; -4.4116Coordinates: 56°15′12″N 4°24′42″W / 56.2532°N 4.4116°W / 56.2532; -4.4116

Dalrigh is a hamlet in Scotland near Tyndrum. The name means "The King's Field" in Scottish Gaelic.

The origin of the name stems specifically from the Battle of Dalrigh which was fought there in 1306, when King Robert I of Scotland (Bruce) was defeated by the Clan MacDougall.