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Red Cove, dun 215m north of Beachmenach

A Scheduled Monument in Kintyre and the Islands, Argyll and Bute

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Latitude: 55.6252 / 55°37'30"N

Longitude: -5.6731 / 5°40'23"W

OS Eastings: 168851

OS Northings: 642969

OS Grid: NR688429

Mapcode National: GBR DFCV.B62

Mapcode Global: WH0L4.TWP0

Entry Name: Red Cove, dun 215m N of Beachmenach

Scheduled Date: 20 July 1973

Last Amended: 15 March 2013

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3291

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: dun

Location: Killean and Kilchenzie

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands

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