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Smir Heog,cairns

A Scheduled Monument in Shetland North, Shetland Islands

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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.


Latitude: 60.4819 / 60°28'54"N

Longitude: -1.5353 / 1°32'7"W

OS Eastings: 425640

OS Northings: 1177665

OS Grid: HU256776

Mapcode National: GBR Q1K1.37M

Mapcode Global: XHD1H.DSHT

Entry Name: Smir Heog,cairns

Scheduled Date: 30 January 1995

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM6149

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Northmaven

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Shetland North

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