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Mauchline Moor

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    N/A
  • Canmore ID
    42703
  • Site type
    BATTLE SITE
  • Parish
    MAUCHLINE
  • Council
    AYRSHIRE
  • NGR
    NS 4970 2636
  • Latitude, longitude
    55.507814N, 4.381473W
  • Archeological notes
    NS42NE 4 4970 2636. (NS 4970 2636) Site of (NAT) Battle of Mauchline Muir (NR) 1648 OS 6" map (1967) A skirmish took place here in 1648 (the New Statistical Account [NSA]) gives about 1647) between Middleton's troop and a body of Covenanters. The result was rather uncertain, though the latter are traditionally said to have won. J T Gibb 1911; NSA 1845 (J Tod); Name Book 1856
  • Architectural notes
    N/A

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Ayrshire, Sheet XXVIII1857

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Ayr, Sheet 028.121857
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Ayr, Sheet 028.121857
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Ayr, Sheet 028.121857