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Dun Gallain,fort,Colonsay

A Scheduled Monument in Kintyre and the Islands, Argyll and Bute


Latitude: 56.0575 / 56°3'26"N

Longitude: -6.2603 / 6°15'37"W

OS Eastings: 134871

OS Northings: 693143

OS Grid: NR348931

Mapcode National: GBR BDXP.Z64

Mapcode Global: WGYFN.T03L

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Dun Gallain,fort,Colonsay

Scheduled Date: 4 May 1994

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5969

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: fort (includes hill and promontory fort)

Location: Colonsay and Oronsay

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands

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