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Teampull Eoin: from north-west.

SC 1476302

Teampull Eoin: from north-west.

Description Teampull Eoin: from north-west.

Date c. 1914

Collection RCAHMS

Catalogue Number SC 1476302

Category On-line Digital Images

Copy of RC 523

Scope and Content Standing stone known as Clach an Trushal, Isle of Lewis, Western Isles Clach an Trushal stands near last few houses that make up the Ballantrushal township. It is reputed to mark the site of a battle. This is a view of the stone. It is quite an impressive example of a standing stone. It leans slightly to the S. A print from the early 19th century shows peat being cut away from the base of the stone. No archaeological finds were reported at this time. Source: RCAHMS contribution to SCRAN.

External Reference Inv. fig. 19

Permalink http://canmore.org.uk/collection/1476302

File Format (TIF) Tagged Image File Format bitmap

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