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Edinburgh Castle, Western Defences

No Class (Event)

Site Name Edinburgh Castle, Western Defences

Classification No Class (Event)

Canmore ID 131003

Site Number NT27SE 1.47

NGR NT 250 735

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT27SE 1.47 250 735

Trial excavations at the western defences, (area S) 18th century guard of Edinburgh Castle took place in May 1989 as part of the large scale excavations at the castle.

Information from RCAHMS (FD) 12 June 1998.


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