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Holywood Abbey

Enclosure (Period Unassigned), Field Boundary (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Holywood Abbey

Classification Enclosure (Period Unassigned), Field Boundary (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 144513

Site Number NX97NE 171

NGR NX 95553 79537

NGR Description Centred NX 95553 79537

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Holywood
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Nithsdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NX97NE 171 centred 95553 79537

Aerial photography (RCAHMSAP 1995) has revealed the cropmarks of a series of intersecting linear cropmarks in the field immediately to the SE of Holywood Parish Church. Similar cropmarks have been recorded 160m to the NW (NX97NE 1) and in adjacent fields to the S (NX97NE 87).

Information from RCAHMS (KB) 6 May 1999.


Aerial Photographic Transcription (28 March 2003 - 15 April 2003)


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