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Selvie Wood, Silvie

Pit(S) (Period Unassigned), Pit Enclosure (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Site Name Selvie Wood, Silvie

Classification Pit(S) (Period Unassigned), Pit Enclosure (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Canmore ID 30719

Site Number NO24NE 39

NGR NO 280 484

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Angus
  • Parish Ruthven
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Angus
  • Former County Angus

Archaeology Notes

NO24NE 39 280 483.

Cropmarks reveal an irregular arc of pits about 550m NNE of Silvie farm steading; it may define the SE side of an oval enclosure measuring 85m in maximum diameter. About 40m to the S there is a small group of pits concentrated within an area about 15m across.


Noted by Tolan as possible pit-circle.

M Tolan 1988


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