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Home > Days Out> Historic Scotland > Cairnpapple Hill
Address : Edinburgh and the Lothians, 
Website : Cairnpapple Hill's Website
Group : Historic Scotland

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Cairnpapple Hill

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Burial site dating to 3,000 BC

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A unique holy place

Cairnpapple was used from overview 3,000 BC to 1400 BC firstly as a ceremonial site then several centuries later as a burial site.

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