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Great Visit to Sir David Stirling Memorial

Called in here when we were passing this from Glasgow to Doune and the memorial is stunning with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
passing through

great visit no mention of Paddy Mayne or did I miss his name as he was one of stirlings main men... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Allan M
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B824 Road, Doune, Stirling FK15 9NY, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in here when we were passing this from Glasgow to Doune and the memorial is stunning with him looking down. There was a programme on recently which showed his efforts to set up the Commando Force in second war. Their exploits were amazing for...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great visit no mention of Paddy Mayne or did I miss his name as he was one of stirlings main men they were a pretty hardy bunch

Thank Allan M
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We passed this statue on route from Stirling to Callander. It is dedicated to the founder of the SAS and is a very well-executed piece of sculpture in a beautiful, yet simple, setting.

Thank Roland D
Reviewed 23 August 2018

This is an interesting testament to the founder of the RAF kind of in the middle of nowhere but worth the stop if it's on your way to somewhere else - of if you're a fan of Sir Stirling.

Thank Genevieve K
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Moving and informative amazing location. Small car park a place to sit and reflect what those people named and him endured and sacrificed for us all.

Thank Kimberley P
Reviewed 3 May 2018

A beautifully situated memorial to David Stirling the founder of the SAS. There is a large bronze statue on a large stone, it looks like the photos I have seen on him. The view of the surrounding countryside is breathtaking. The statue sits in a...More

Thank Hercules R
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

One of my favourite places with fantastic views over the hills. Parking is ok. Has a wild freedom feel to it but is well maintained and clean. Thought provoking when reading about the history of Sir David Stirling and reading the names of the fallen.

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Stopped here two years ago on 11th November 16 on my way north. I was impressed with the situation and the simplicity on the memorial. As 11:00 approach several others arrived to mark the Armistice. It was a moving moment, remembering my late cousin, who...More

Thank Nimlin
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Iconic building, well kept , well run.Great historical information. We were a cruel lot in those days! Totally different nowadays, need to learn from our ancestors and what happened all these years ago to make us aware of what we can do to make our...More

Thank sandy m
Reviewed 24 January 2018

On the country road drive between Doune and Dunblane this is the perfect place to stop for a photo on a clear, sunny day to capture the beautiful Scotland scenery. A panoramic shot works good here. Parking is plenty and free. When we were visiting...More

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