Keys to the Past

Homer's Lane (Warden)

A large boulder with two cup marks lies among field clearance cairns to the west of Homer's Lane. Such cup marks probably date to the late Neolithic or early Bronze Age period. Their purpose is unclear, though they may have had some kind of religious purpose.

Reference number:N8621
Historical period: Neolithic (4000BC to 2200BC)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Warden


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