Cup-marked outcrop, The Rigg, Lartington, Teesdale (Lartington)
A large slab of rock at this site is decorated with over thirty cup-marks. These carvings probably date to the late Neolithic or Early Bronze Age. Their purpose is not known, but they may have a religious meaning. These carvings are Scheduled Monuments protected by law.
|Historical period:||Early Neolithic (4000BC to 3300BC)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
|Legal status:||Scheduled Monument|
National Heritage List for England Entry Number: 1018248
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Source of Reference
Local History of Lartington
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