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Fauldinchie

Burnt Mound (Prehistoric)

Site Name Fauldinchie

Classification Burnt Mound (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Hardcroft

Canmore ID 61587

Site Number NX16SE 120

NGR NX 1940 6496

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NX16SE 120 1940 6496.

A small burnt mound is situated on the N side of a shallow stream-gully 110m E of the burnt mound NX16SE 119. Crescentic on plan, the mound measures 4.7m from E to W by 3.5m transversely and 0.4m in maximum height; the hollow in its open side faces S into the gully and measures 2m across the mouth by 1.5m transversely.

RCAHMS 1987, visited (SH) 30 June 1986

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Field Visit (30 June 1986)

A small burnt mound is situated on the N side of a shallow stream-gully 110m E of the burnt mound NX16SE 119. Crescentic on plan, the mound measures 4.7m from E to W by 3.5m transversely and 0.4m in maximum height; the hollow in its open side faces S into the gully and measures 2m across the mouth by 1.5m transversely.

RCAHMS 1987, visited (SH) 30 June 1986

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