NF0999 : Clach a 'Bhainne - the Milking Stone

taken 29 years ago, near to Mullach Sgar [hill or Mountain], Na h-Eileanan an Iar, Great Britain

Clach a 'Bhainne - the Milking Stone
Clach a 'Bhainne - the Milking Stone
Prior to 1764 the superstitious custom was to pour some milk into a hollow in the stone on Sundays in the Summer and Autumn to placate a Divinity they called "Gruagach."
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Date Taken
Friday, 17 June, 1988   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 12 March, 2008
Category
Stone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NF 097 995 [100m precision]
WGS84: 57:48.8528N 8:34.5969W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NF 096 995
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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