MHG52503 - Cup marked stone north of Grand View, Borve (2 of 2)
A cup marked stone which lies a little to the south of an alignment of boulders.
Type and Period (1)
- CUP MARKED STONE? (Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 551 BC)
- None recorded
A cup-marked stone was identified during a watching brief in 2008. It lies a little way to the south of an alignment of boulders. Two cup-marks, apparently aligned along a WSW – ENE axis are visible in the S half of the stone. Running to the E of the most WSW of the cup-marks is a channel running E – W. It is not clear whether this is a natural fissure that has been developed/pecked. The stone measures 0.55m x 0.49m. Additional, possibly natural, circular depressions are visible on the E quadrant and S half of the stone. <1>
|Grid reference||NG 4548 4784 (point) (Approximate)|
|Geographical Area||SKYE AND LOCHALSH|
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