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Meallach's Grave,long cairn,Monamore Glen

A Scheduled Monument in Ardrossan and Arran, North Ayrshire

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Latitude: 55.5135 / 55°30'48"N

Longitude: -5.1413 / 5°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 201757

OS Northings: 628897

OS Grid: NS017288

Mapcode National: GBR FGP4.FR8

Mapcode Global: WH1N4.0P14

Entry Name: Meallach's Grave,long cairn,Monamore Glen

Scheduled Date: 29 July 1953

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM403

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: long cairn

Location: Kilbride

County: North Ayrshire

Electoral Ward: Ardrossan and Arran

Traditional County: Buteshire


Circa 1900, William Constable. Single-storey and attic

terrace, outer and every eighth bay gabled 2-storey

with full-height canted windows. Red ashlar, brick

return and rear walls. 2-leaf panelled doors arranged

in pairs except No 53, windows at ground bipartite with

canted window centrally placed between 2-storey bays.

1 and 2-light dormer windows under gables. All windows

with plate glass lower sash, originally multi-pane

upper. All gables with timber king-post detail, 2

storey gabled bays with pierced barge-boards. Slate

roofs swept over single storey section, red tile ridges.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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