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Knockbrex Fort, 55m ENE of Doonwood

A Scheduled Monument in Dee and Glenkens, Dumfries and Galloway


Latitude: 54.8191 / 54°49'8"N

Longitude: -4.1995 / 4°11'58"W

OS Eastings: 258776

OS Northings: 549352

OS Grid: NX587493

Mapcode National: GBR JH0Z.73D

Mapcode Global: WH4WG.G4HG

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Knockbrex Fort, 55m ENE of Doonwood

Scheduled Date: 9 August 2016

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM13651

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: fort (includes hill and promontory fort)

Location: Borgue/Borgue

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Dee and Glenkens

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