Bulman's Rigg cup and ring marked stone and cairns (Allendale)
A cairn was discovered on Bulman's Rigg in the 1980s. It is a mound of stones about 2m across with a cup marked stone on the top. There are two cup marks, measuring 8cm and 6cm across by 4cm and 3cm deep respectively. Another, similar, cairn stands a few metres to the north-west.
|Historical period:||Later Prehistoric (4000BC to 43AD)
Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION (MONITORING), Tynedale Rock Art Project 2017; Tynedale Archaeology Group|
Source of Reference
Local History of Allendale
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