Prehistoric Cup Marked Stone 380m South of Gillalees

Cumbria

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Bronze Age
Cup And Ring Marked Stone

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Cumbria County Council

District Council

Carlisle City Council

Parish

Askerton

Parliamentary Constituency

Penrith and The Border

Grid Reference

SJ571571 (357085, 570888)

WGS84 Coordinates

55.0306, -2.67146

Nearest Postcode

CA8 2EW

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Notes

A prehistoric carved granite stone which is located 280 metres south of Gillalees. The stone measures 1.2 metres long by 0.3 metres thick and is 1.2 metres wide at its western end tapering to 0.7 metres wide at its eastern end. Its uppermost face displays prehoistoric rock art depicting 27 cup marks, two rings, a chevron, and a sinuous linear feature. Scheduled.

English Heritage

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