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Ness Broch,broch near Ness Head

A Scheduled Monument in Wick and East Caithness, Highland

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Latitude: 58.5834 / 58°35'0"N

Longitude: -3.0655 / 3°3'55"W

OS Eastings: 338145

OS Northings: 966649

OS Grid: ND381666

Mapcode National: GBR L6S1.JF9

Mapcode Global: WH6CW.WJD7

Entry Name: Ness Broch,broch near Ness Head

Scheduled Date: 4 December 1963

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM2372

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Canisbay

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Wick and East Caithness

Traditional County: Caithness


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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