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Village (Medieval)

Site Name Dalgarnock

Classification Village (Medieval)

Alternative Name(s) Kirkland

Canmore ID 65258

Site Number NX89SE 24

NGR NX 878 936

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Closeburn
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Nithsdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NX89SE 24 878 936.

No houses remain of the considerable village of Dalgarnock or Dalgarno.

G S Pryde 1952

Slight traces of it can be seen in the area centred NX 878 936, E of the church site (NX89SE 5).

Visible on AP's (541/A/529:4369-70)

The field is now under grass and no traces of any buildings remain. The existence of a village at this location is still known locally.

Visited by OS (SFS) 9 June 1975


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