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Dumgoyne, Stirling

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Dumgoyne, Stirling

Dumgoyne is a hill prominent on the edge of the Campsie Fells and is a well known landmark visible from Glasgow. It is a volcanic plug and is 427 m high (1,402 feet). The plug is readily reached from a path beside Glengoyne Distillery or via a water-board track from the village of Strathblane three miles to the east or Killearn to the west. From Strathblane, the path begins at the entrance to a private road.
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS5283
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland
 

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