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Laggan

Cup And Ring Marked Rock (Prehistoric)

Site Name Laggan

Classification Cup And Ring Marked Rock (Prehistoric)

Alternative Name(s) Mossyard 11

Canmore ID 88662

Site Number NX55SW 66

NGR NX 5460 5239

Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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  • Council Dumfries And Galloway
  • Parish Anwoth
  • Former Region Dumfries And Galloway
  • Former District Stewartry
  • Former County Kirkcudbrightshire

Archaeology Notes

NX55SW 66 5460 5239

There are at least three cupmarks (up to 40mm in diameter) and a possible fourth situated on a rock outcrop which lies in the W angle of a pasture field.

(Cree94 368)

Visited by RCAHMS (JBS), 5 July 1994

NX 5461 5241 Mossyard (11) 1 cup enclosed by 3 gapped rings (runnel from cup flows down into a natural oval); 1 cup enclosed by 2 rings (runnel from cup down to the same natural oval); 12 solo cups (8 of which are small). Exposed outcrops near intersection of 2 walls.

Sponsor: The Keltic Research Society.

K Naddair, C MacKenzie and S Willet 1995.

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