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Gowan Hill: Stirling's Forgotten Jewel

Door open days

24 September 2017 (12 - 1 pm)


Join Dr Murray Cook, Stirling Council's Archaeologist in a tour of the hill: from prehistoric War Crimes to Executions and Jacobites to the Home Guard.

The same day we are also doing a litter pick up round the hill and Prices Street, Darnley Park.

10 am - 12 pm: Meet at grass by Ballangeich cemetery for a litter pick up of Gowanhill, Prices Street steps, Woods at Darnley Park, Ballangeich Road and adjoining areas of back walk. 

1 - 3 pm:  Meet at grass by Ballangeich cemetery for continued litter pick of areas above. 

For more details please contact Claire Bird of the Ranger Service


Key Information

Duration 2 hours, wear appropriate clothes.

Booking essential, contact Murray Cook:

Where to find us

  • Beheading Stone
  • Gowan Hill
  • Stirling
  • FK8 1ET