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Macbeth's Cairn, cairn 360m ENE of Ferneybrae

A Scheduled Monument in Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.137 / 57°8'13"N

Longitude: -2.6985 / 2°41'54"W

OS Eastings: 357818

OS Northings: 805338

OS Grid: NJ578053

Mapcode National: GBR WV.47WD

Mapcode Global: WH7N5.JW62

Entry Name: Macbeth's Cairn, cairn 360m ENE of Ferneybrae

Scheduled Date: 13 August 1974

Last Amended: 12 February 2001

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3421

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: cairn (type uncertain)

Location: Lumphanan

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Aboyne, Upper Deeside and Donside

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