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Archaeology Notes

Event ID 684006

Category Descriptive Accounts

Type Archaeology Notes


NO15SE 27 1852 5497.

At NO 1852 5497 is a naturally-placed boulder, almost square (1.3m x 1.3m x 0.5m) which bears on its upper, almost horizontal, surface about 25 weathered cup marks. Four at least are surrounded by a single ring, and there are two pairs with double rings.

Surveyed at 1:10,000.

Visited by OS (AA) 25 April 1974

Situated on the SE flank of Drumderg, this roughly kite-shaped boulder (1.9m NW-SE by 1.7m) bears at least twenty-eight cup marks on its sharply-sloping SW-face. Two of the cups are surrounded by triple rings (or parts of) and there is a double or oval cup (100mm by 70mm) which is partially encircled by four rings; in addition four or five cups have single rings.

Visited by RCAHMS (JRS) 3 March 1988.


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