NT1728 : Cairn, Newholm Cairns Hill

near to Dollar Law [hill or Mountain], Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Cairn, Newholm Cairns Hill
Cairn, Newholm Cairns Hill
The hill is named after the hollow below: "Newholm Hope". This in turn is derived after "Neuway", derived from ancient Celtic nemeton and indicating a ritual grove or enclosure in pre-Christian times. But the cairn and others nearby are not quite as old as that...
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Sunday, 4 June, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 5 June, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 1712 2868 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:32.6856N 3:18.9032W
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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