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Slewcairn, two cairns

A Scheduled Monument in Abbey, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 54.9351 / 54°56'6"N

Longitude: -3.6751 / 3°40'30"W

OS Eastings: 292773

OS Northings: 561330

OS Grid: NX927613

Mapcode National: GBR 2CSC.4P

Mapcode Global: WH5X8.J750

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Slewcairn, two cairns

Scheduled Date: 30 July 1938

Last Amended: 23 January 2002

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1045

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Colvend and Southwick

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Abbey

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