Keys to the Past

Neolithic standing stone with Neolithic or Bronze Age cup marks, Longframlington (Longframlington)

Between 4000 and 6000 years ago, during what archaeologists call the Neolithic period, people erected this standing stone. It is carved with cup marks, which archaeologists think were created in either the Neolithic or Bronze Age periods.

Reference number:N4232
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)
Bronze Age (2600BC to 700BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Longframlington

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