TL4657 : Primitive petroglyph, Hope Street

taken 10 years ago, near to Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Primitive petroglyph, Hope Street
Primitive petroglyph, Hope Street
The precise significance of this image, discovered on a No Motor Vehicles sign, is unknown. Some authorities believe it portrays a demon receiving the heart of a sacrificial victim; others, pointing to its location on Hope Street, believe it indicates the hope that the spirit will ascend to a higher life. One archaeologist has even suggested it may be a design for a bottle opener.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 February, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 3 February, 2008
Category
Graffiti   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 466 575 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:11.7951N 0:8.6892E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TL 466 575
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