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Doon Hill, Ardwell Point

Fort (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Doon Hill, Ardwell Point

Classification Fort (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 60525

Site Number NX04SE 9

NGR NX 067 447

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Stoneykirk
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Wigtown
  • Former County Wigtownshire

Archaeology Notes

NX04SE 9 067 447.

A fort stood on Doon Hill (NX 068 447) but it has been levelled by ploughing and no trace of it now remains.

Name Book 1848

No trace of any feature can be identified either on the ground or on APs.

Visited by OS (RD) 27 January 1972

The Name Book notes the former existence of an earthwork on Doon Hill, but by 1847 it had been levelled by cultivation.

RCAHMS 1985, visited (SH) July 1984

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