Newton House, The Newton Stone
Ogham Inscribed Stone, Pictish Symbol Stone
- Council Aberdeenshire
- Parish Culsalmond
- Former Region Grampian
- Former District Gordon
- Former County Aberdeenshire
Field Visit (13 March 1969)
Stones as described; no further information regarding original find-spots, or graves.
Visited by OS (NKB) 13 March 1969.
The ogam-inscribed stone (The 'Newton Stone') is of blue gneiss, 2.03m x 0.5m and bears at the top six horizontal lines of characters and an ogam-inscription down the left angle and lower front of the stone. The Pictish symbol stone is of blue-grey greiss. It measures 2.05 x 0.6 x 0.41m and is roughly pillar-shaped, incised with the double-disc and serpent crossed by a z-rod symbol.
(Unattributed) information on OS Archaeology Record Card.