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English nameBannockburn
Gaelic nameAllt a' Bhonnaich
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationStirling
Local authorityStirling ~ Sruighlea
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Stirlingshire ~ Siorrachd Shruighlea
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townStirling
Postcode areaFK7
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNS795914
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesAllt a’ Bhonnaich: Watson in Dwelly
Additional infoBattle of Bannockburn ~ Blàr Allt a' Bhonnaich
23/24 June 1314

Latha Alld a' Bhonnaich: Am Feillire, 1873, 6
Blàr Allt a' Bhonnaich: Sgeulaiche nan Caol, 1902, 272
Allt a’ Bhonnaich: Watson in Dwelly

Blàr is the term used to denote the site of the battle, where as the term latha, as shown above, refers to the event of the battle.
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