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Fourmerkland Tower

A Scheduled Monument in Mid and Upper Nithsdale, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 55.1092 / 55°6'32"N

Longitude: -3.7124 / 3°42'44"W

OS Eastings: 290857

OS Northings: 580756

OS Grid: NX908807

Mapcode National: GBR 29JC.29

Mapcode Global: WH5W8.YVC3

Entry Name: Fourmerkland Tower

Scheduled Date: 31 December 1936

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM692

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Secular: tower

Location: Holywood

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid and Upper Nithsdale

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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