MHG39809 - Cup marked stone, Forss Water
Cup marked stone found in porch of deserted croft.
Type and Period (1)
- CUP MARKED STONE (Bronze Age - 2400 BC? to 551 BC?)
- None recorded
(ND 041 588) A cup-marked sandstone boulder measuring 0.6m x 0.36m x 0.24m, with five deep cups on its upper surface.
L J Myatt 1977. <1>
The cup-marked stone, as described by Myatt, is at ND 0407 5880 at the porch of a deserted croft.
Surveyed at 1:10,000. Visited by OS (N K B) 17 December 1981.
Photographs of the cup marked stone were submitted to the HER in March 2010 by the landowner. The land is subject to planning consent for a new house, log cabin and garage but the stone is to be preserved in situ. <2>
- <1> Text/Publication/Article: Myatt, L J. 1977. 'Reay, Broubster - cup-marked boulder', Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1977, p.10. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland. 10. 10.
- <2> Image/Photograph(s): Pagel, S. 2009. Photographs of Arundi, Broubster and cup marked stone. Colour. Yes. Digital.
|Grid reference||ND 04068 58803 (point) (Approximate)|
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
Related Investigations/Events (0)
External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/7706 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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