NS2984 : Cup-marked stone with new interpretation panel

taken 3 years ago, near to Rhu, Argyll And Bute, Great Britain

Cup-marked stone with new interpretation panel
Cup-marked stone with new interpretation panel
The panel, whose text is headed "Glennan Burn cup and ring marked stone", had been installed since my last visit. The stone itself can be seen behind it; see NS2984 : Glennan Burn cup-marked stone for a view from the other side, on the same day.

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Glennan Burn cup-marked stone
The boulder bears some cup-marks, and some rings (a few reports claim that the rings are worn away, but, as of 2015, they were still faintly visible when lit by a low sun). See LinkExternal link (at Canmore) for other archaeological details. The boulder had been blasted into pieces long ago, and an examination in 2015 revealed that one fragment was upside down; that piece was then set the right way up. By the end of 2016, an interpretation panel had been installed nearby.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 1 November, 2016   (more nearby)
Thursday, 24 November, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2905 8457 [10m precision]
WGS84: 56:1.4070N 4:44.6730W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 2907 8456
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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