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Oblique aerial view.

B 38394 CN

Description Oblique aerial view.

Date 1990

Collection RCAHMS Aerial Photography

Catalogue Number B 38394 CN

Category Photographs and Off-line Digital Images

Copies SC 337226, SC 1759894

Scope and Content Fort at Burnswark Hill, Dumfries and Galloway Burnswark Hill is the location of several sites. The earliest is a cairn and cist burial. Several centuries later a hillfort was built on the site. On either side of this these is a Roman camp. There are also other enclosures.. This is a view of the north-west Roman camp. It is irregular in form and much of the rampart and ditch can still be seen. A slight outward turn of the rampart helps to protect the gate closest to the hillfort. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/178815

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