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Meams, cairns 540m west of & 480m WNW of Balnagarrow

A Scheduled Monument in Kirriemuir and Dean, Angus

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 56.7048 / 56°42'17"N

Longitude: -3.0236 / 3°1'25"W

OS Eastings: 337422

OS Northings: 757480

OS Grid: NO374574

Mapcode National: GBR VH.YPM4

Mapcode Global: WH7Q4.JQDW

Entry Name: Meams, cairns 540m W of & 480m WNW of Balnagarrow

Scheduled Date: 28 March 1988

Last Amended: 28 July 2015

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM4472

Schedule Class: Cultural

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

Location: Kirriemuir

County: Angus

Electoral Ward: Kirriemuir and Dean

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