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Dun Athad, fort, Islay

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

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Latitude: 55.5839 / 55°35'2"N

Longitude: -6.3104 / 6°18'37"W

OS Eastings: 128470

OS Northings: 640686

OS Grid: NR284406

Mapcode National: GBR BFTY.LBD

Mapcode Global: WGYHS.1XB5

Entry Name: Dun Athad, fort, Islay

Scheduled Date: 6 June 2013

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM13271

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: dun; Secular: dun (with post-prehistoric use)

Location: Kildalton

County: Argyll and Bute

Electoral Ward: Kintyre and the Islands

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