Loch Doon

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Alternative Names 'Near The Head Of Loch Doon'
Site Type PIN (BRONZE)
Canmore ID 63616
Site Number NX49SE 5
NGR NX 48 92
Council DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY
Parish CARSPHAIRN
Former Region DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY
Former District STEWARTRY
Former County KIRKCUDBRIGHTSHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR
NGR Desc NX c. 48 92

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Archaeological Notes

NX49SE 5 c. 48 92.

A bronze pin, found about 4ft under the surface when cutting peats in a moss in Carsphairn parish, near the head of Loch Doon was exhibited to the members of the Society in 1912 by James M'Cargo, Kirkpatrick Durham. It was 3 7/8ins long, with an open circular head 1 inch in diameter, made from one piece of bronze wire.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1912.

 
Books and References

PSAS (1912) 'Donations to and purchases for the Museum and Library, with exhibits', Proc Soc Antiq Scot, vol.46
Page(s): 179

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