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Shawhill Tileworks

Tile Works (19th Century)

Site Name Shawhill Tileworks

Classification Tile Works (19th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Whinnyrig Tile Works; Sandhills

Canmore ID 94929

Site Number NY26NW 25

NGR NY 20683 65667

NGR Description Centred NY 2067 6567

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

NY26NW 25 centred 2067 6567

The 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Dumfriesshire, sheet lxiii, 1862) notes 'Whinnyrig Tile Works' and depicts clay pits at this location.

Information from RCAHMS (ARW), 3 August 1995.

Shawhill, Annan. Listed as tileworks.

RCAHMS 1997.


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