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Camster, broch 500m south of Lower Camster

A Scheduled Monument in Wick and East Caithness, Highland

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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: 58.3877 / 58°23'15"N

Longitude: -3.2809 / 3°16'51"W

OS Eastings: 325208

OS Northings: 945081

OS Grid: ND252450

Mapcode National: GBR L68K.FS9

Mapcode Global: WH6DR.KFWR

Entry Name: Camster, broch 500m S of Lower Camster

Scheduled Date: 8 August 1939

Last Amended: 3 February 2017

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM537

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Latheron

County: Highland

Electoral Ward: Wick and East Caithness

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