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Edinburgh, Cockburn Street


Site Name Edinburgh, Cockburn Street

Classification Quern

Alternative Name(s) 'Near Warriston's Close'

Canmore ID 52513

Site Number NT27SE 50

NGR NT 2573 7370

NGR Description NT c. 2573 7370

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

NT27SE 50 c. 2573 7370

A six-sided pot quern, found when removing an old building near Warriston's Close during the construction of Cockburn Street was donated to RMS (NMAS) in 1859 (Acc Nos: BB 20, 21).

Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1862.

Findspot situated at approximately NT 2573 7370, from description given above.

Visited by OS (JLD), 26 December 1953.


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