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Hill of Barra, fort

A Scheduled Monument in Mid Formartine, Aberdeenshire

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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: 57.3214 / 57°19'16"N

Longitude: -2.3298 / 2°19'47"W

OS Eastings: 380233

OS Northings: 825694

OS Grid: NJ802256

Mapcode National: GBR N9LC.RC3

Mapcode Global: WH8NQ.57TP

Entry Name: Hill of Barra, fort

Scheduled Date: 28 October 1977

Last Amended: 5 March 2009

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3997

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Bourtie

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Mid Formartine

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