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Hidden Gem

I have lived in the area many years but I did not know this memorial was here. Well worth a visit... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Scotland, United Kingdom
A Great Man of action

Pulled into the small car park for a look at this interesting statue surrounded by beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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Old Military Road | B824, Doune, Stirling FK15 9PA, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have lived in the area many years but I did not know this memorial was here. Well worth a visit, and a read of the information plaques. Lovely location and views.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank hillcrestlad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pulled into the small car park for a look at this interesting statue surrounded by beautiful countryside . There are information boards telling you about his life and times and the formation of the SAS. The Statue is surrounded by the names of soldiers of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank craigluscar
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Not too busy and nice views to local mountains. Plenty of parking space but be careful leaving car park as adjacent road can be busy at times

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ericfR6826XS
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We were on our way to Doune Castle when we saw this statue. It is a very nice statue and the history of Mr. Stirling is also interesting. Beautiful setting.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank saharadweller
Reviewed 30 August 2018

An excellent statue of a brilliant man, brought back many memories, mostly good, some not so good, but to have him looking over his homeland must be very satisfying for his family

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Barry D
Reviewed 10 August 2018

HERO is somewhat under-rating David Stirling. Against all the odds , including the British Government and War Office Staff, he was the instrument that brought into being the now formidable Regiment we call the SAS. The 'Originals' well be forever remembered.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Worth a visit as it’s a very good statue in a fluid style. There’s some information on this interesting character and hero. The monument is in lovely countryside with wonderful views.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 308LisaC
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Lovely statue to a hero the views are spectacular views. Easy parking a nice walk if you have a dog with you.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank arnma67
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Stunning monument of David Stirling a hidden gem very well maintained small carpark scenery is amazing

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SallyR1741
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Views on a clear day are incredible. Parking free. Could do with a couple of proper benches with back support to sit on if you wanted to sit outside instead of in your car.

Date of experience: April 2018
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