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Carn Ban, cairn

A Scheduled Monument in Oban South and the Isles, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 56.4821 / 56°28'55"N

Longitude: -5.9863 / 5°59'10"W

OS Eastings: 154656

OS Northings: 739346

OS Grid: NM546393

Mapcode National: GBR CCLL.BSB

Mapcode Global: WGZDT.0BNL

Entry Name: Carn Ban, cairn

Scheduled Date: 26 February 2003

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM10589

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Torosay

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Oban South and the Isles

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