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Ronachan Bay,fort south of

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

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Latitude: 55.7337 / 55°44'1"N

Longitude: -5.6001 / 5°36'0"W

OS Eastings: 174073

OS Northings: 654799

OS Grid: NR740547

Mapcode National: GBR DFKK.FMY

Mapcode Global: WH0KS.Y4GS

Entry Name: Ronachan Bay,fort S of

Scheduled Date: 28 June 1972

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3185

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Kilcalmonell

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands

Traditional County: Argyllshire


1860-61, remodelled 1899, Duncan MacMillan, architect.

Plain rectangular church with gable end to street and long

elevations E and W. Harled, tooled ashlar or concrete margins

and dressings. 4-bay long E elevation with off-centre

round-headed entrance to Hill Street; plain square-headed

windows. 3 small cusped lights in S gable with wheel window

above. Apex bellcote; slate roof.

INTERIOR: simple galleried interior dating from 1899.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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