Cup-marked outcrop, Hawkesley Hill, Marwood, Teesdale (Marwood)
A number of rocks stand on the top of a small flat-topped hill, overlooking marshy ground. Several stones have a number of cup and ring marks. These carvings were probably carved in the early Bronze Age or late Neolithic. The purpose of these carvings is not clear though they may have had a religious function (3).
|Historical period:||Early Neolithic (4000BC to 3300BC)
21st Century (2001 to 2100)
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Source of Reference
Local History of Marwood
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