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West Kirkcarswell,fort

A Scheduled Monument in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 54.8246 / 54°49'28"N

Longitude: -3.9485 / 3°56'54"W

OS Eastings: 274917

OS Northings: 549494

OS Grid: NX749494

Mapcode National: GBR 0DVN.Y9

Mapcode Global: WH4WD.BZ0R

« Listing Details

Entry Name: West Kirkcarswell,fort

Scheduled Date: 7 October 1937

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1102

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: fort (includes hill and promontory fort)

Location: Rerrick

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

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