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Caspar Stone, Middleton Moor, North Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 10879 51405 Archaeology & History This carving was discovered very recently following an exploration of recognised sites on Middleton Moor by rock art student Mike Short on March 28, 2010.  Found amidst a … Continue reading

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Split Rock, Rivock, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 07989 44208 Also Known as: Carving no.39 (Hedges) Carving no.80 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Head up to Rivock’s Wondjina Stone carving, then keep going east to the Long Rock.  Wander 100 or … Continue reading

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Long Rock, Rivock, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 07833 44313 Also Known as: Carving no.78 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Head up to the lovely Wondjina Stone carving, then walk east towards the triangulation pillar. Keep going, over the wall – … Continue reading

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Ant’s Stone, Rivock, Keighley, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 079 442  –  NEW FIND Archaeology & History Discovered today, amidst a cluster of other carvings not previously catalogued.  This was hidden beneath a mass of vegetation, but after cutting and digging into the … Continue reading

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Abacus Stone, Holden, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – SE 06 44? Getting Here This carving is somewhere between Rivock’s western woodland edge, into the meadowlands next to it, down towards Robin Hood’s Wood.  Good luck if you find it! Archaeology & … Continue reading

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Dump Stone, Holden, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0705 4490 Getting Here Follow the same directions as to reach Holden’s Buttock Stone, then north over the field and through the gate towards the Rough Holden Carving.  As you approach here, keep … Continue reading

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Holden Cup Stone, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0664 4882 Getting Here Follow the same directions to reach the Robin Hood’s Wood Stone, but head from there to the dirt-track about 30 yards away.  This stone is just 10-15 yards on … Continue reading

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Robin Hood’s Wood Stone, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0651 4490 –  NEW DISCOVERY Getting Here Follow the same directions for reaching the Baldwin Stone.  From here, with your back to the wall, face the small remnants of Robin Hood’s Wood and walk … Continue reading

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Rough Holden Stone, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0702 4486 Getting Here Another carving that might take a bitta finding.  Follow the same directions for reaching the Holden Buttock Stone, going past it towards the fence 100 yards away.  Go through … Continue reading

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Holden Buttock Stone, Silsden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0695 4464 Getting Here A bit troublesome this one – and the 8-figure grid-ref might be slightly astray (though only by a little).  Get to the TV-mast below Rivock Edge and notice the … Continue reading

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