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Doon Hill, fort, Balig

A Scheduled Monument in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway

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Latitude: 54.801 / 54°48'3"N

Longitude: -3.994 / 3°59'38"W

OS Eastings: 271916

OS Northings: 546947

OS Grid: NX719469

Mapcode National: GBR 0DKX.3R

Mapcode Global: WH4WK.ML9B

Entry Name: Doon Hill, fort, Balig

Scheduled Date: 16 October 1937

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1066

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

Traditional County: Kirkcudbrightshire


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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