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The Houb,burnt mound 150m NE of,Grunnavoe

A Scheduled Monument in Shetland West, Shetland Islands


Latitude: 60.2236 / 60°13'24"N

Longitude: -1.5509 / 1°33'3"W

OS Eastings: 424980

OS Northings: 1148891

OS Grid: HU249488

Mapcode National: GBR Q1JQ.82T

Mapcode Global: XHD2V.6969

« Listing Details

Entry Name: The Houb,burnt mound 150m NE of,Grunnavoe

Scheduled Date: 29 January 1993

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM5552

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: burnt mound

Location: Walls and Sandness

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Shetland West

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