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Vord Hill, chambered cairns, cairn, enclosure and watch-house, Fetlar

A Scheduled Monument in North Isles, Shetland Islands

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Latitude: 60.6209 / 60°37'15"N

Longitude: -0.8651 / 0°51'54"W

OS Eastings: 462214

OS Northings: 1193597

OS Grid: HU622935

Mapcode National: GBR S06N.XWB

Mapcode Global: XHF7Y.59FP

Entry Name: Vord Hill, chambered cairns, cairn, enclosure and watch-house, Fetlar

Scheduled Date: 5 August 1998

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM7753

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: enclosure (domestic or defensive); Prehistoric ritual and funera

Location: Fetlar

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

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