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Roughting Linn Camp

Promontory Fort

Nearest Town:Coldstream (15km W)
OS Ref (GB):   NT9830236767 / Sheet: 75
Latitude:55° 37' 27.67" N
Longitude:   2° 1' 37.08" W

Added by CARL

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The O/S map shows this promontory fort to be adjacent to the cup and ring marked rock. Apparently it has at least five ramparts to protect the side without steep natural slopes. However, I can neither confirm nor deny this as I couldn’t see anything due to the head high rhododendrons and chest high ferns.

No doubt a winter visit would be more productive.
Posted by CARL
6th August 2014ce