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Meikle Cairn,cairn,Upper Minnydow

A Scheduled Monument in Castle Douglas and Crocketford, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 55.0212 / 55°1'16"N

Longitude: -3.8833 / 3°53'0"W

OS Eastings: 279690

OS Northings: 571249

OS Grid: NX796712

Mapcode National: GBR 1BBC.2V

Mapcode Global: WH4VN.B210

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Meikle Cairn,cairn,Upper Minnydow

Scheduled Date: 10 March 1938

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1036

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Kirkpatrick Durham

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Castle Douglas and Crocketford

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