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Shaw's Moor,cairnfield and ring-cairn S of Hospital Wood

A Scheduled Monument in Lochar, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 55.1655 / 55°9'55"N

Longitude: -3.6416 / 3°38'29"W

OS Eastings: 295521

OS Northings: 586922

OS Grid: NX955869

Mapcode National: GBR 380Q.D3

Mapcode Global: WH5W4.1F5C

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Shaw's Moor,cairnfield and ring-cairn S of Hospital Wood

Scheduled Date: 22 February 1994

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5919

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: field clearance cairn, cairnfield; Prehistoric ritual and funera

Location: Kirkmahoe

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Lochar

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