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Dun Nosebridge

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Dun Nosebridge

Looking south west from Dun Nosebridge.

Dun Nosebridge is an Iron Age fort southeast of Bridgend, Islay, Scotland. The fort is located on the right bank of the River Laggan.[1]

The name's origin is probably a mixture of hnaus-bog meaning "turf fort".[2]


  1. ^ RCAHMS Canmore - Site - Dun Nosebridge
  2. ^ Newton (1995) p. 26


  • Newton, Norman (1995) Islay, Devon: David & Charles PLC. ISBN 0-907115-90-X

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