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Harbour Hill

Boundary Marker (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Harbour Hill

Classification Boundary Marker (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 277266

Site Number NT26NW 452.10

NGR NT 20690 65462

NGR Description NT 20690 65462

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Midlothian
  • Parish Penicuik (Midlothian)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District Midlothian
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT26NW 452.10 20690 65462

This boundary marker, which is built into a drystone wall on the summit of Harbour Hill, is a cast concrete block measuring 0.3m square in section and rising 0.55m to a flat top with a narrow bevelled edge. On the S face of the stone are the impressed letters 'W' and 'D', standing for War Department, which flank an upward-pointing arrow. Below this is 'BS 57'.

(CDTA05 127)

Visited by RCAHMS (AGCH) 22 June 2005.

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