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Castle Knowe, palisaded enclosure

A Scheduled Monument in Midlothian West, Midlothian

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 55.8635 / 55°51'48"N

Longitude: -3.2318 / 3°13'54"W

OS Eastings: 323000

OS Northings: 664050

OS Grid: NT230640

Mapcode National: GBR 50WM.3Y

Mapcode Global: WH6SZ.BW8C

Entry Name: Castle Knowe, palisaded enclosure

Scheduled Date: 27 September 1996

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM6447

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: palisaded enclosure

Location: Glencorse

County: Midlothian

Electoral Ward: Midlothian West

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