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Cairnhouse, two cairns

A Scheduled Monument in Mid Galloway and Wigtown West, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 54.8914 / 54°53'28"N

Longitude: -4.4773 / 4°28'38"W

OS Eastings: 241209

OS Northings: 557991

OS Grid: NX412579

Mapcode National: GBR HH9S.CTT

Mapcode Global: WH3TT.6B51

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Cairnhouse, two cairns

Scheduled Date: 31 October 1924

Last Amended: 14 November 1995

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1924

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Wigtown

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

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