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Laganabeastie Hill

Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Laganabeastie Hill

Classification Cairn (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 61881

Site Number NX17SW 10

NGR NX 1300 7271

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Ballantrae (Wigtown)
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Wigtown
  • Former County Ayrshire

Archaeology Notes

NX17SW 10 1300 7271.

(NX 1301 7271) Cairn (NR)

OS 6" map (1957)

A large grass-covered mount, possibly an undisturbed cairn (A F Gray 1956) 21m in diameter and 2m high with loose stone visible. Situated on a slight natural knoll, it has an irregular, sub-circular base.

Visited by OS (JD) 10 November 1955

NX 1300 7271 A grass-covered cairn 19.0m in diameter and 2.0m high; it appears to be undisturbed.

Surveyed at 1:10 000.

Visited by OS (BS) 26 April 1976

An apparently undisturbed cairn measuring a maximum of 17.1m in diameter and 1.4m in height.

RCAHMS 1981, visited 1981

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