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Crofts of Shielburn

Standing Stone / Menhir

Crofts of Shielburn (Standing Stone / Menhir) by thesweetcheat Note thin vein of quartz running through the stone. The ubiquitous presence and use of quartz marked stones in monuments in this part of Aberdeenshire is very striking.
thesweetcheat Image Credit: A. Brookes/AMJ (4.10.2012)
Posted by thesweetcheat
23rd October 2012ce
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