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The gallery has photos of ancient Scottish sites such as recumbent stone circles, stone circles, long cairns, Pictish carvings and early fortifications including Tap ONoth, Bennachie, Kinord, and most of the following:
Aikey Brae RSC; Balquhain Stone Circle; Brandsbutt Stone; Broomend of Crichie Henge and Pictish Symbol Stone; Castle Fraser Stone Circle; Consumption Dykes, Kingswells; Corsedarder Memorial; Cothiemuir Wood RSC; Craigearn Standing Stone; Craw Stane, Rhynie; Cullerlie Stone Circle; Culsh earthhouse or souterrain; Easter Aquthorthies RSC; Eslie the Greater RSC; Eslie the Lessler RSC; Garrol Wood RSC; Glassel Stone Circle; Kinord Cross; Kirkton of Bourtie RSC; Loanhead of Daviot RSC; Long Cairn, Corsedarder; Maidenstone Symbol Stone; Mid Mar Stone Circle; Nine Staines RSC; Picardy Pictish Symbol Stone; Strichen RSC; Sueno Stone, Forres; Sunhoney RSC; Tomnaverie RSC;

Pictish Carvings Crichie Scotland TO187049JHP 
 Pictish Carved Stone Broomend Crichie Beast Crescent Symbolism Aberdeenshire Scotland Photo shown here is a beautifully crafted and preserved carving dating from c600AD with beast and crescent is located in the centre of the Broomend of Crichie Ceremonial henge near Inverurie, north of Aberdeen in North East Scotland. It was relocated to the henge for safe keeping during Victorian times. The site has been recently excavated by Reading University and more cremated bones in complete urns have been found. 
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Photographer: Jim Henderson
Collection: Ancient Stones
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Pictish Carved Stone Broomend Crichie Beast Crescent Symbolism Aberdeenshire Scotland

Photo shown here is a beautifully crafted and preserved carving dating from c600AD with beast and crescent is located in the centre of the Broomend of Crichie Ceremonial henge near Inverurie, north of Aberdeen in North East Scotland. It was relocated to the henge for safe keeping during Victorian times. The site has been recently excavated by Reading University and more cremated bones in complete urns have been found.
Keywords: Scotland, Scottish, Grampian, Aberdeenshire, Donside, Inverurie, Port, Elphinstone, Broomend, Crichie, River, Don, ceremonial, centre, Henge, Standing, Stones, Pictish, symbol, carvings, Stone, Circle, Ring, Cairn, upright, excavation, Reading, University, urns, Beaker, history, Bronze, Age, ancient, archaeology, ancestors, neolithic, bone, radiocarbon, dating, monument, avenue, monoliths, sockets, uprights, kerb, radials, monolith, hilltop, cemetery, sacrifice, cremation, burial, cult, quartz, granite, tribe, antiquity, leader, generation, death, ceremony, construction, primitive, community, field, territorial, marker, clearances, ritual, rural, nature, astronomical, seasons, moon, lunar, stellar, sunset, sunrise, cyclical, cycles, sun, sunshine, grass, green, blue, white, farming, agriculture, countryside
 


 

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