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Dunton Cove, Covenanters' Cave

Cave (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Dunton Cove, Covenanters' Cave

Classification Cave (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 43798

Site Number NS54SW 1

NGR NS 509 448

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council East Ayrshire
  • Parish Fenwick
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Kilmarnock And Loudoun
  • Former County Ayrshire

Archaeology Notes

NS54SW 1 509 448.

Dunton Cove (name NS 509 448) is locally said to be artificial, having been made by Covenanters as a place of concealment. It is situated in a brow on the E bank of the Crawfurdland Water.

Name Book 1856


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