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Crab's Cairn, cairn

A Scheduled Monument in Kincorth/Nigg/Cove, Aberdeen City

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Latitude: 57.1247 / 57°7'28"N

Longitude: -2.0623 / 2°3'44"W

OS Eastings: 396325

OS Northings: 803750

OS Grid: NJ963037

Mapcode National: GBR XS.92RP

Mapcode Global: WH9QY.956Z

Entry Name: Crab's Cairn, cairn

Scheduled Date: 23 December 1977

Last Amended: 16 July 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4060

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Aberdeen

County: Aberdeen City

Electoral Ward: Kincorth/Nigg/Cove

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