Tarlogie Farm,dun 800m E ofSM4959
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- Prehistoric domestic and defensive: dun
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- NH 76177 83891
- 276177, 883891
The remains of a dun. It measures 15.0m NW-SE by 13.5m within a wall up to 5.0m wide and 1.2m high. The entrance probably lay on the east. The area to be scheduled measures 50m in diameter to include the structure and an area around it in which traces of activities associated with its use will survive, as depicted in red on the
Statement of National Importance
The site is of national importance because of its potential to enhance our understanding of prehistoric settlement.
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