Aberdeenshire HER - NJ62SE0021 - MAINS OF AFFORSK

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Primary ReferenceNJ62SE0021
NameMAINS OF AFFORSK
NRHE Card No.NJ62SE23
NRHE Numlink 80727
HES SM No. 12009
HES LB No.
Site Form Standing Structure
Site Condition Complete 1
Details Cross incised stone, comprising a large granite boulder, originally moss-covered, with a cross incised on one side, in the centre. Curved weather-worn incisions, each 35 cm long, 2 cm deep. The boulder also bears three groups of ogham inscriptions - on its northeast vertical face, its sloping northwest face, and its S face. Found during timber felling.
Last Update13/08/2020
Updated Bycpalmer
CompilerBS
Date of Compilation11/02/1994

Easting: 369583.899, Northing: 820843.027

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National Grid Reference: NJ 6958 2084



Event Details


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Artefact and Ecofact

Ecofact

Samples
Palynology
Ecofact Notes

Monument Types

Monument Type 1Monument Type 2Monument Type 3OrderProbability
STONES INCISEDA100
CROSSES  B100
INCISIONSEDGE C100
OGHAMS  D100