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Caerketton Hill

Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Caerketton Hill

Classification Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 51764

Site Number NT26NW 21

NGR NT 23700 66215

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Edinburgh, City Of
  • Parish Edinburgh (Edinburgh, City Of)
  • Former Region Lothian
  • Former District City Of Edinburgh
  • Former County Midlothian

Archaeology Notes

NT26NW 21 23700 66215.

(NT 2370 6621) Cairn (NR)

OS 6" map (1958)

On the crest of Caerketton Hill about 1500 ft OD is a robbed cairn composed of small stones and measuring about 53' in diam. by about 5' high.

RCAHMS 1929, visited 1928

Surveyed at 1/2500. As described.

Visited by OS (RD) 6 January 1969

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