Keys to the Past

Roughley Wood cup and ring marked stone (Edlingham)

An erratic boulder is carved with cup and ring markings, although no firm pattern or overall design is recognisable. The rock also bears chisel holes made by quarry workers.

Reference number:N2813
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Edlingham

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