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Seat Knowe, cairn 250m SSE of Murray's Hill Wood

A Scheduled Monument in Almond and Earn, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.4025 / 56°24'8"N

Longitude: -3.725 / 3°43'30"W

OS Eastings: 293635

OS Northings: 724693

OS Grid: NN936246

Mapcode National: GBR 1M.0P39

Mapcode Global: WH5P2.RBCM

Entry Name: Seat Knowe, cairn 250m SSE of Murray's Hill Wood

Scheduled Date: 10 March 1998

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM7525

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Fowlis Wester

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Almond and Earn

Traditional County: Perthshire


Pair single-storey late 18th cent. weavers' cottages; harl

and pantile; altered fenestration.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance because of its potential to contribute to our understanding of prehistoric funerary and ritual practices.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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