Tag Archives: prehistoric art

Baildon Moor Carving (173), West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 13844 40347 Also Known as: Carving no.40 (Hedges) Getting Here From Baildon go up onto the moor, turning left to go round Baildon Hill and onto Eldwick, stopping at the car park at … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Baildon Moor Carving (184), West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 14124 40447 Also Known as: Carving no.46 (Hedges) Getting Here From Baildon, take the road up onto the moors, turning left to go round Baildon Hill, then park-up at the small car-park on the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Crook Farm north, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 13703 39616 Getting Here Take the road up alongside and past Shipley Glen, taking the turn to go to Crook Farm caravan site. Go right to the end of the car-park, then walk … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hope Farm Field, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 13856 39599 Getting Here Whether you come via Shipley Glen or Baildon, head for the Dobrudden caravan park on the western edge of Baildon Hill.  As you get to the entrance of the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Panorama Stone (226), Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – SE 1015 4702 Also Known as: Panorama Rock 226 Archaeology & History It would seem that this excellent looking cup-and-ring stone may have been destroyed sometime around 1890 during the construction of the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Barmishaw Stone, Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 11193 46417 Also Known as: Barnishaw Stone Carving I/4 (Davies) Carving no.92 (Hedges) Carving no.253 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Follow the same directions to reach the superb Badger Stone carving, and from … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

King Common Rough, Heptonstall, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SD 95303 30997 Also Known as: Black Scout carving Getting Here From Hebden Bridge, take the Heptonstall road and go past the legendary Slack Bottom (no lies!), until a few hundred yards further on … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Panorama Stone (229), Ilkley, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SE 11475 47288 Also Known as: Carving no.99 (Hedges) Carving no.229 (Boughey & Vickerman) Panorama Rock Getting Here Come out of Ilkley/bus train station and turn right for less than 50 yards, turning left … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, West | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Clach a’ Choire, Vaul, Tiree

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NM 027 487 Also Known as: Kettle Stone Ringing Stone Singing Stone Archaeology & History This is a fascinating large coastal boulder with around 53 cup-markings on it — but whether these are all … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Argyll & Bute, Cup-and-Ring Stones, Hebrides, Inner, Tiree (Isle of) | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lower Lanshaw Stone (01), Askwith Moor, North Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 16033 50858 —  NEW FIND Getting Here Start at the Askwith Moor parking spot on Askwith Moor Road, then walk down the road (south) 300 yards till you reach the gate and track on the … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Brigantia (Northern England), Cup-and-Ring Stones, Yorkshire, North | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment