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Laigh Sinniness,fort

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

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Latitude: 54.8327 / 54°49'57"N

Longitude: -4.7795 / 4°46'46"W

OS Eastings: 221577

OS Northings: 552197

OS Grid: NX215521

Mapcode National: GBR GHKY.5GS

Mapcode Global: WH2SQ.KS8J

Entry Name: Laigh Sinniness,fort

Scheduled Date: 19 March 1940

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1996

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Old Luce

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Mid Galloway and Wigtown West

Traditional County: Wigtownshire


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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