MHG53318 - Pictish Symbol Stone - Borrobol


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Type and Period (2)

  • FINDSPOT (Pictish - 300 AD to 900 AD)
  • INSCRIBED STONE (Pictish to Early Medieval - 300 AD to 1057 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NC82NE 64 865 268

Notes NC 865 268 A fragment of an Early Historic sculptured stone with incised carving of a crescent and V-rod and the partial representation of a boar (John Borland, RCAHMS, pers comm). The upper portion of the stone is missing, so that the head and shoulders of the boar are lost.
Claimed as Treasure Trove (TT 169/09) and allocated to Timespan, Helmsdale
Martin Goldberg – National Museums Scotland <1>

The stone is on display at Timespan Museum. <2>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference NC 864 268 (point) Approximate
Map sheet NC82NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

Finds (1)

  • SYMBOL STONE (Pictish - 300 AD to 900 AD)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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