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Westerkirk Mains

Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)(Possible)

Site Name Westerkirk Mains

Classification Stone Circle (Neol/bronze Age)(Possible)

Canmore ID 67337

Site Number NY29SE 40

NGR NY 29 91

NGR Description NY c. 29 91.

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Administrative Areas

  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Westerkirk
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Annandale And Eskdale
  • Former County Dumfries-shire

Archaeology Notes

NY29SE 40 c. 29 91.

NY 29 91. Stone Circle (Site of), Westerkirk Mains: Nothing can be seen of 'several large whin or moor stones...which are evidently the remains of a Druidical temple' that stood 'on a neck of land between the Esk and the Megget'.

OSA 1794; RCAHMS 1980.

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