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Islay, Kilnaughton Bay

Cave (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Islay, Kilnaughton Bay

Classification Cave (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Kilnaughton Bay 1

Canmore ID 37638

Site Number NR34SW 5

NGR NR 3446 4486

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Kildalton And Oa
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR34SW 5 3446 4486

A cave is situated about 20ft OD, near a gate and wall at NR 345 449. It measures about 15ft by 4ft and contains a considerable amount of debris.

F Celoria 1959.

NR 3446 4486. A cave 4.0m deep and 6.0m wide with an entrance 4.0m wide by 2.0m high. The entrance is partially blocked by fallen rock and there is no occupation debris to be seen.

Visited by OS (BS) 3 June 1978.


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