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Candle Hill,stone circle 600m south east of Old Rayne

A Scheduled Monument in West Garioch, Aberdeenshire

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Latitude: 57.3414 / 57°20'28"N

Longitude: -2.5335 / 2°32'0"W

OS Eastings: 367988

OS Northings: 827999

OS Grid: NJ679279

Mapcode National: GBR N939.VH9

Mapcode Global: WH8NF.1QVW

Entry Name: Candle Hill,stone circle 600m SE of Old Rayne

Scheduled Date: 17 August 1925

Last Amended: 2 March 1961

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM13

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: stone circle or ring

Location: Rayne

County: Aberdeenshire

Electoral Ward: West Garioch

Traditional County: Aberdeenshire


Early 19th century. Single-storey and attic simple

rubble-built cottage, 2-window and centre door and 2 piended

dormers to garden, simple piended dormer to road, slated


Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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