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Kippo

Fortified House (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Kippo

Classification Fortified House (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Kippow

Canmore ID 34393

Site Number NO51SE 27

NGR NO 579 105

NGR Description NO c. 579 105

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Fife
  • Parish Kingsbarns
  • Former Region Fife
  • Former District North East Fife
  • Former County Fife

Archaeology Notes

NO51SE 27 c. 579 105

See also NO51SE 26.

The lands of 'Kippow' with the fortalice and mills (see NO51SE 26) are mentioned in a royal charter dated at Edinburgh 26th September 1590.

Reg Magni Sig Reg Scot 1580-93

No trace of a fortalice was found during field investigation, and the tenant of Kippo Farm has no knowledge of any foundations.

Visited by OS (DS) 15 October 1956.

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