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Rubha nic Eamoin,fort 600m south of Tarbert,Canna

A Scheduled Monument in Caol and Mallaig, Highland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 57.0514 / 57°3'4"N

Longitude: -6.5562 / 6°33'22"W

OS Eastings: 123812

OS Northings: 804814

OS Grid: NG238048

Mapcode National: GBR BB62.MSQ

Mapcode Global: WGY8P.8185

Entry Name: Rubha nic Eamoin,fort 600m S of Tarbert,Canna

Scheduled Date: 21 March 1994

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5955

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Small Isles

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Caol and Mallaig

Traditional County: Argyllshire

Description

William Brodie, 1871. Bronze seated figure and set on square

granite base and pedestal. Thomas Graham 1805-1869 inscribed

on plinth. Wm Brodie incised on plinth and base of bronze.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance because of its potential to contribute to an understanding of prehistoric defensive architecture and domestic life.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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