Keys to the Past

Little Whickhope Burn shieling, Falstone Forest (Falstone)

The possible remains of a small post-medieval building, known as a shieling, lie near an unnamed stream that flows north into the Little Whickhope Burn. The building, built of rock, forms a semi-circular shape and may overlie an earlier feature.

Reference number:N6225
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Falstone


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