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Glenquicken Moor

Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Site Name Glenquicken Moor

Classification Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)

Canmore ID 63666

Site Number NX55NW 1

NGR NX 5079 5830

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Kirkmabreck
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Wigtown
  • Former County Kirkcudbrightshire

Archaeology Notes

NX55NW 1 5079 5830

(NX 5079 5830) Stone Circle (NR)

OS 6" map (1957)

Neither Coles nor the RCAHMS could find any trace of this feature. It is described in 1850 as 'a circle of 7 granite standing stones, probable weight from 1-2 cwt. In the centre is a large irregular stone, about 2 tons weight, about 2' above the ground.'

Name Book 1850; ; F R Coles 1895; RCAHMS 1914, visited 1912.

There is no trace of this stone circle.

Visited by OS (DWR) 24 February 1972

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