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Stan Hope, Shaw Hill

Cairnfield (Period Unassigned), Field System (Period Unassigned), Unenclosed Platform Settlement (Prehistoric)

Site Name Stan Hope, Shaw Hill

Classification Cairnfield (Period Unassigned), Field System (Period Unassigned), Unenclosed Platform Settlement (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Stone Grain Hope Burn

Canmore ID 68601

Site Number NT12NE 2

NGR NT 150 280

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Drumelzier
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Tweeddale
  • Former County Peebles-shire

Archaeology Notes

NT12NE 2.00 150 280

NT12NE 2.01 NT 1513 2804 House Platform

NT12NE 2.02 NT 150 280 Banks; Clearance heaps

NT12NE 2.03 NT 151 282 Small cairns

A probable unenclosed platform settlement is situated at the E end of a field-system on the S flank of Shaw Hill on the slopes immediately above the Stone Grain Hope Burn. A further scatter of cairns is situated on the slopes above.

Visited by RCAHMS (SH), 21 August 1989.


Sbc Note

Visibility: This is an upstanding earthwork or monument.

Information from Scottish Borders Council


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