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The Pap,broch 350m east of Hillhead

A Scheduled Monument in Wick and East Caithness, Highland

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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: 58.4465 / 58°26'47"N

Longitude: -3.0702 / 3°4'12"W

OS Eastings: 337630

OS Northings: 951411

OS Grid: ND376514

Mapcode National: GBR L6SD.N8X

Mapcode Global: WH6DG.TY6P

Entry Name: The Pap,broch 350m E of Hillhead

Scheduled Date: 7 February 1939

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM578

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Wick

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Wick and East Caithness

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