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Todsykehead, Battle Knowe

Human Remains (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Todsykehead, Battle Knowe

Classification Human Remains (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Todcleughside

Canmore ID 67834

Site Number NY47NW 10

NGR NY 4045 7671

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY47NW 10 4045 7671.

(Name: NY 4045 7671) Battle Knowe: This name applies to a slight eminence immediately S of Todcleughside. Tradition says that a battle was fought here. Human bones have frequently been dug up but no authentic information can be obtained to confirm the supposition.

Name Book 1858

There is nothing to be seen on the ground. No further information.

RCAHMS 1981, visited November 1980.

Listed as 'burial (possible)'.

RCAHMS 1997.


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