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High Baltersan,cairn

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


Latitude: 54.9245 / 54°55'28"N

Longitude: -4.4772 / 4°28'37"W

OS Eastings: 241348

OS Northings: 561682

OS Grid: NX413616

Mapcode National: GBR HH9P.RWG

Mapcode Global: WH3TM.6H73

« Listing Details

Entry Name: High Baltersan,cairn

Scheduled Date: 28 November 1938

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1938

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Penninghame

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

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