MHG2190 - Standing Stone - Langstane


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Type and Period (1)

  • STANDING STONE (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)

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Standing Stone (NR) OS 1:10,000 map, (1976)

A large standing stone of blue Caithness flag, 6ft 6ins high, 3ft broad at its base and 2ft 8ins at its apex, and 1ft 4ins thick, facing NNW-SSE.
RCAHMS 1911.

The stranding stone was scheduled in 1939.

As described. Visited by OS (N K B) 27 April 1967.

The standing syone was rescheduled by Historic Environment Scotland in 2016 to better reflect its location. <1> <2>

The GIS spatial data was amended in 2017 to its location as seen on 2009 APs. <3>`

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Grid reference Centred ND 3243 4164 (25m by 25m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND34SW
Civil Parish WICK
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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