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Latitude: 57.1599 / 57°9'35"N
Longitude: -2.1141 / 2°6'50"W
OS Eastings: 393198
OS Northings: 807675
OS Grid: NJ931076
Mapcode National: GBR S96.8J
Mapcode Global: WH9QQ.H9JH
Entry Name: 55 Powis Terrace, March Stone No 57
Listing Date: 12 January 1967
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 354479
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB20037
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Midstocket/Rosemount
Traditional County: Aberdeenshire
Early 19th century. Small rectangular granite March Stone, against 55 Powis Terrace. Tooled chamfered angle reading "57 ABD".
March stones mark the inner and outer marches (boundaries) of Aberdeen, defined by marked stones possibly dating from 1698. The original stones were replaced by the present stones, numbered 1-48, in about 1790, the next group, including this stone, were replaced in the early 19th century. The outer marches are thought to be later than the inner marches.
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