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Castle Knowe

Enclosure (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Natural Feature (Period Unknown)

Site Name Castle Knowe

Classification Enclosure (Period Unassigned)(Possible), Natural Feature (Period Unknown)

Canmore ID 58683

Site Number NT75SE 58

NGR NT 79224 54219

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Duns
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Berwickshire
  • Former County Berwickshire

Archaeology Notes

NT75SE 58 NT 79224 54219

Castle Knowe: A small knowe which rises at nearly the same angle all round. It appears artificial, but is in fact natural.

Name Book 1857.

There is a vegetation mark of a possible oval enclosure around the summit of the Knowe visible on large scale vertical air photograph (OS 71/050/261, flown 1971). The possible enclosure measures about 35m from NNE to SSW by 20m transversely.

Information from RCAHMS (JoH, RJCM, MMB, 14 May 1992


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Information from Scottish Borders Council


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