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Seal Cottage, middens 350m WSW of, Oronsay

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

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Latitude: 56.0118 / 56°0'42"N

Longitude: -6.2396 / 6°14'22"W

OS Eastings: 135845

OS Northings: 687985

OS Grid: NR358879

Mapcode National: GBR BDZT.NRM

Mapcode Global: WGYFW.4504

Entry Name: Seal Cottage, middens 350m WSW of, Oronsay

Scheduled Date: 9 January 1996

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM6288

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: shell midden

Location: Colonsay and Oronsay

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands

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