Stanshiel Rig

Ring Ditch House

Site Name Stanshiel Rig

Classification Ring Ditch House

Alternative Name(s) Beattock Hill

Canmore ID 87590

Site Number NT00SE 7.4

NGR NT 0560 0165

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Kirkpatrick-juxta
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Annandale And Eskdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NT00SE 7.04 0560 0165

Situated on a low terrace about 15m NW of the large circular settlement there are the remains of a ring-ditch house. It is roughly circular on plan and measures about 10m in diameter over a very shallow, poorly-defined ditch.

Visited by RCAHMS (JRS), 9 October 1990.

Listed as timber round-house.

RCAHMS 1997.

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