MHG47321 - Carved Stone - Rosemarkie

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • CARVED STONE (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NMRS Report: (15/06/2004)
NH75NW 7.13 737 576

Two adjoining portions of a panel of key-pattern (Groam House 1992.4 1-2).
MS/1785.

Rosemarkie 8, Ross & Cromarty, church furniture, panel fragments
Measurements: H 0.33m, W 0.51m +
Stone type: sandstone
Place of discovery: NH 7372 5763
Present location: Groam House Museum, Rosemarkie (ROMGH.1992.4)
Evidence for discovery:
Present condition: worn and broken into two fragments.
Description:
These two conjoining fragments are carved on one broad face with a plain flatband border enclosing diagonal key pattern
Date: eighth or ninth century.
References: Seright & Henderson 2013, 10.
Early Medieval Caved Stones Project, A Ritchie 2017.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 737 576 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NH75NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ROSEMARKIE

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