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Shaw's Moor,cairnfield and ring-cairns SE of Hospital Wood

A Scheduled Monument in Lochar, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 55.1675 / 55°10'3"N

Longitude: -3.6398 / 3°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 295641

OS Northings: 587137

OS Grid: NX956871

Mapcode National: GBR 380P.SD

Mapcode Global: WH5W4.2C1V

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Shaw's Moor,cairnfield and ring-cairns SE of Hospital Wood

Scheduled Date: 22 February 1994

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5920

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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