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Cairn of Memsie

A Scheduled Monument in Fraserburgh and District, Aberdeenshire

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 57.6484 / 57°38'54"N

Longitude: -2.0408 / 2°2'26"W

OS Eastings: 397665

OS Northings: 862059

OS Grid: NJ976620

Mapcode National: GBR P89H.ZQF

Mapcode Global: WH9NF.M0FY

Entry Name: Cairn of Memsie

Scheduled Date: 14 March 1994

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM90216

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Rathen

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: Fraserburgh and District

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