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Mijas, enclosure 130m ESE of

A Scheduled Monument in Almond and Earn, Perth and Kinross

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Latitude: 56.3302 / 56°19'48"N

Longitude: -3.533 / 3°31'58"W

OS Eastings: 305306

OS Northings: 716370

OS Grid: NO053163

Mapcode National: GBR 1V.548G

Mapcode Global: WH5PK.P5T0

Entry Name: Mijas, enclosure 130m ESE of

Scheduled Date: 3 March 2000

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM8871

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive)

Location: Forteviot

County: Perth and Kinross

Electoral Ward: Almond and Earn

Traditional County: Perthshire


The monument comprises an enclosure, dating to the prehistoric period.

The monument lies in arable farmland, at a height of around 40m OD, and probably represents the remains of a prehistoric enclosed settlement site. The monument comprises a ditched enclosure, circular in shape, and measuring 30m in diameter. The monument is likely to date to the Bronze Age.

The area proposed for scheduling comprises the remains described and an area around them within which related material may be expected to be found. It is circular on plan, measuring 50m in diameter, as marked in red upon the accompanying map.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance because of its potential to contribute to our understanding of settlement and economy in the prehistoric period.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


No Bibliography entries for this designation

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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