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Mill Of Girthon

Grain Mill (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Mill Of Girthon

Classification Grain Mill (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Mill Of The Lake

Canmore ID 63697

Site Number NX55SE 2

NGR NX 5993 5273

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Girthon
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Stewartry
  • Former County Kirkcudbrightshire

Archaeology Notes

NX55SE 2 5993 5273.

(NX 5993 5273) Mill of the Lake or Mill of Girthon (NR) (Site of)

OS 6" map (1957)

The site of a corn mill, situated beside a lake. It was also called the Mill of Girthon from the parish name and even now is equally well known by either name. It is mentioned in 1300.

Name Book 1849; RCAHMS 1914

There is no trace of this mill and it is known by either name.

Visited by OS (DWR) 2 March 1972


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