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Handley Bottom

Cup Marked Stone

<b>Handley Bottom</b>Posted by stubobImage © After DAJ
Nearest Town:Bakewell (3km SSW)
OS Ref (GB):   SK238702 / Sheet: 119
Latitude:53° 13' 40.59" N
Longitude:   1° 38' 36.4" W

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A gritstone slab with 12 cup marks and a curved line was dicovered here in 1996 by a farmer digging a well.
The site is around a mile away from other rock art finds in the area at Ball Cross and Calton Pastures.
The stone as with most of its neighbours is in the Sheffield museum at Weston Park.
stubob Posted by stubob
28th November 2007ce
Edited 29th November 2007ce