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Peden's Cave

Cave (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Peden's Cave

Classification Cave (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 42867

Site Number NS43SW 29

NGR NS 4259 3255

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council South Ayrshire
  • Parish Craigie
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Kyle And Carrick
  • Former County Ayrshire

Archaeology Notes

NS43SW 29 4259 3255

Peden's Cave: A natural feature, formed by two rocks, said to have been a hiding place of the Rev A Peden, the noted Covenanter.

Name Book 1856

Peden's Cave. Name verified. Two inclined boulders forming an entirely fortuitous shelter.

Visited by OS 21 June 1982.


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