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White Cairn, Beoch Hill


<b>White Cairn, Beoch Hill</b>Posted by markj99Image © markj99
Nearest Town:Stranraer (8km SSW)
OS Ref (GB):   NX09436677 / Sheet: 82
Latitude:54° 57' 32.19" N
Longitude:   4° 58' 36.58" W

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White Cairn, Beoch Hill is a robbed cairn on rough moorland near the summit of Beoch Hill.
I parked at the Observation Post at NX 1093 6679 on the road to Penwhirn Reservoir. I headed W across rough ground over a shallow valley onto Beoch Hill. The moorland became drier at the summit of the hill. White Cairn, Beoch Hill required a GPS to find the low lying cairn, hidden in a patch of long grass. A scattering of white stones and a central clearing is all that remains.
Canmore ID 60690 states that it "had been almost obliterated by 1911."
Posted by markj99
11th September 2019ce