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Kaimes Hill,fort

A Scheduled Monument in Pentland Hills, City of Edinburgh

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8846 / 55°53'4"N

Longitude: -3.3904 / 3°23'25"W

OS Eastings: 313125

OS Northings: 666588

OS Grid: NT131665

Mapcode National: GBR 40RD.SD

Mapcode Global: WH6SW.WCQ4

Entry Name: Kaimes Hill,fort

Scheduled Date: 23 February 1924

Last Amended: 21 February 1995

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1172

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Ratho

County: City of Edinburgh

Electoral Ward: Pentland Hills

Traditional County: Midlothian

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