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Islay, Rhuvaal Lighthouse

Cup Marked Stone (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Site Name Islay, Rhuvaal Lighthouse

Classification Cup Marked Stone (Prehistoric)(Possible)

Alternative Name(s) Ruvaal Lighthouse

Canmore ID 38154

Site Number NR47NW 3

NGR NR 425 790

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Argyll And Bute
  • Parish Killarow And Kilmeny
  • Former Region Strathclyde
  • Former District Argyll And Bute
  • Former County Argyll

Archaeology Notes

NR47NW 3 425 790

Situated about 130m SSW of Ruvaal Lighthouse (NR47NW 4) there is a natural boulder measuring 1.1m by 0.8m and rising 0.4m above ground level. Its upper surface bears at least twenty small circular depressions, of which at least some may be of artificial origin.

RCAHMS 1984.


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