MHG52502 - Cup marked stone north of Grand View, Borve (1 of 2)


A cup-marked stone at the north extent of a stone row.

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A cup-marked stone was identified during a watching brief at the northern extent of an alignment of boulders. The stone has one one pecked cupmark at the mid-point of its W extent. To the N of this a natural fissure has been pecked into a channel running along a W – E axis, with a similarly developed channel offset N – S towards the E extent of the main channel. The stone measures 0.66m x 0.44m x 0.15m. The diameter of the cup-mark is 4cm. 26cm (approx.) to the SSE of the cup-mark is a possibly natural circular depression. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference NG 4548 4789 (point) (Approximate)
Map sheet NG44NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SNIZORT

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