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The Hillock,broch 500m NNW of Ness of Ork

A Scheduled Monument in North Isles, Orkney Islands


Latitude: 59.0858 / 59°5'8"N

Longitude: -2.8117 / 2°48'42"W

OS Eastings: 353578

OS Northings: 1022379

OS Grid: HY535223

Mapcode National: GBR M4FQ.6NK

Mapcode Global: WH7BM.SW8M

« Listing Details

Entry Name: The Hillock,broch 500m NNW of Ness of Ork

Scheduled Date: 28 August 1953

Last Amended: 23 February 1993

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM1447

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Shapinsay

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

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