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Cup And Ring Marked Stone (Prehistoric)

Site Name Craigend

Classification Cup And Ring Marked Stone (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Arbirlot

Canmore ID 80348

Site Number NO53NE 53

NGR NO 583 398

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Angus
  • Parish Arbirlot
  • Former Region Tayside
  • Former District Angus
  • Former County Angus

Archaeology Notes

NO53NE 53 583 398.

In October 1991 a visitor to Arbroath Museum gave details of a cup and ring marked boulder at Craigend, near Arbroath, previously recorded by Professor J Y Simpson. It has nine cup marks, eight have rings with double radial grooves, and one has a complete ring and a further half ring and radial groove. Size of exposed face: 90cm by 46cm.

Sponsor: Angus District Museums.

J Y Simpson 1868; R Benvie 1992.


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