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Holm of Huip,cairn

A Scheduled Monument in North Isles, Orkney Islands


Latitude: 59.1655 / 59°9'55"N

Longitude: -2.652 / 2°39'7"W

OS Eastings: 362822

OS Northings: 1031159

OS Grid: HY628311

Mapcode National: GBR M4TH.V43

Mapcode Global: WH8CG.7WFH

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Holm of Huip,cairn

Scheduled Date: 27 August 1949

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1278

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Stronsay

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

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