MHG53427 - Cup marked boulder, Camas Luinie

Summary

A badly eroded cup marked boulder.

Type and Period (1)

  • CUP MARKED STONE (Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

At a place called Camaslunie there are two cup-marked boulders. On one of the stones are no less than fifty cups. <1>

The second boulder was rediscovered by John Wombell in 2010. It is described as a smooth prostrate earthfast boulder of fine grained mica schist, kite shaped and measuring 1.65m NW/SE by 0.75m by c.0.3m high. It has 3 definite badly-eroded cups and 2 probable cups, all c.50mm diameter by c.7mm deep. <2><3>

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Map

Location

Grid reference NG 94372 29180 (point) (GPS derived)
Map sheet NG92NW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish KINTAIL

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