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Latitude: 56.5626 / 56°33'45"N
Longitude: -2.5823 / 2°34'56"W
OS Eastings: 364311
OS Northings: 741334
OS Grid: NO643413
Mapcode National: GBR VV.NJ7G
Mapcode Global: WH8S8.99LW
Entry Name: Arbroath Abbey - Abbey Church and Precincts
Listing Date: 11 October 1971
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 356382
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB21130
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Arbroath East and Lunan
Traditional County: Angus
Red sandstone ruin. Cruciform plan with aisleless presbytery,
transeptal chapels and twin towers with great western
doorway. Royal foundation dedicated by William the Lion to
St. Thomas of Canterbury in 1176. Assembly of Nation issued
declaration of Arbroath here in 1320
Under Guardianship of Ministry of Works.
Scheduled Area 9 October 1998.
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