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Kirktonhill

Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Site Name Kirktonhill

Classification Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Canmore ID 54589

Site Number NT45SE 21

NGR NT 470 543

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Channelkirk
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Berwickshire

Archaeology Notes

NT45SE 21 470 543.

A stone circle, demolished for dyke material about 1864, is said to have stood near Kirktonhill fort (NT45SE 3 - at NT 470 543).

W Elliot 1872; J H Craw 1923

No trace of this stone circle was discovered during field investigation. Local enquiries at the manse failed to add further information.

Visited by OS (JD) 16 December 1955

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Visibility: This was the site of an archaeological monument, which may no longer be visible.

Information from Scottish Borders Council

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