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Duncroisk

Cup And Ring Marked Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Duncroisk

Classification Cup And Ring Marked Stone (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Duncroisk 5

Canmore ID 24181

Site Number NN53NW 5

NGR NN 5345 3568

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Stirling
  • Parish Killin
  • Former Region Central
  • Former District Stirling
  • Former County Perthshire

Archaeology Notes

NN53NW 5 5345 3568.

A loose slab of stone, with eighteen cup marks, five ringed, was shown to the author, used as a foundation stone for a stretching post at the S end of the easternmost fence of Duncroisk farm. It is near the edge of the river buried in sand and turf.

C G Cash 1912

NN 5345 3568. A flat, half-buried slab with a metal fence post in its middle and bearing fourteen cup marks, four of which are ringed (R W B Morris TS, 1975).

Surveyed at 1:10,000.

Visited by OS (BS) 9 September 1975

NN 534 356 This stone, which has been used for the foundation of a fence post, bears cup-marks and cup-and-ring marks.

RCAHMS 1979; C G Cash 1912

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