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Almagill Hill, Monument to Joe Graham

A Category B Listed Building in Dalton, Dumfries and Galloway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0682 / 55°4'5"N

Longitude: -3.4276 / 3°25'39"W

OS Eastings: 308929

OS Northings: 575793

OS Grid: NY089757

Mapcode National: GBR 49HT.QZ

Mapcode Global: WH6XR.BW10

Entry Name: Almagill Hill, Monument to Joe Graham

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 334506

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB3452

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Dalton

County: Dumfries and Galloway

Electoral Ward: Annandale South

Traditional County: Dumfriesshire

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Description

Steep pyramidal monument (about 6m high), on summit of
Almagill Hill and with 1896 bronze panel by J W Dods (signed
and dated) set in S face. Rubble-built, bronze panel (hunting
scene) in granite surround, inscribed panel below also
granite.

Statement of Interest

Inscribed "In memory of Joe Graham ... of the Dumfriesshire

Foxhounds ... died 1893 ... age 80".

Prominent landmark.

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