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Bullaun Stone

Nearest Town:Whithorn (1km NW)
OS Ref (GB):   NX444402 / Sheet: 83
Latitude:54° 43' 56.79" N
Longitude:   4° 25' 0.72" W

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moss Posted by moss
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Visited 29.7.15

In the associated museum next to Whithorn Priory (Historic Scotland) is a selection of early Christian crosses. Also on display is a fine Bullaun stone. It has one well defined hollow and is near the entrance. The only information the lady at the museum could give me was that it was found locally.
Posted by CARL
30th July 2015ce