Keys to the Past

Cup marked stone on Burntridge Moor (Hexhamshire and District)

This prehistoric cup marked stone was found in the 1990s near Shortridge Sike. It is a large boulder with a single cup that is thought to be natural.

Reference number:N7463
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION (MONITORING), Tynedale Rock Art Project 2017; Tynedale Archaeology Group

To find out more about a particular site, please click the Identify button (i) on the toolbar, then click the site on the map.
The Historic maps option is only available when the map scale is between 2500 and 10000.




See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hexhamshire and District
Local History of Hexhamshire and District


Disclaimer -

Please note that this information has been compiled from a number of different sources. Durham County Council and Northumberland County Council can accept no responsibility for any inaccuracy contained therein. If you wish to use/copy any of the images, please ensure that you read the Copyright information provided.