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Carlin's Cairn
Highest point
Elevation 807 m (2,648 ft)
Prominence 99 m (325 ft)
Listing Tu,Sim, D,sHu,CT,DN
English translation Scots, Scottish Gaelic: Old Woman's Hill
Location Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Parent range Rhinns of Kells, Southern Uplands
OS grid NX 49698 88362
Topo map OS Landranger 77

Carlin's Cairn is a hill in the Rhinns of Kells, a sub-range of the Galloway Hills range, part of the Southern Uplands of Scotland. It is located immediately north of Corserine, the highest summit of the range. The eighth highest hill in southern Scotland, the commonest ascent is from Forrest Lodge to the east but it is also climbed as part of a traverse along the entire ridge.

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