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1. Aberlady

RecordAuthor Máirín Mac Carron
ISODate 2002-05-31
Date 31 May 2002
PictureCredit Jane Hawkes
County Lothian
Townland Aberlady
Area Scotland
GeneralContext Cross Shaft fragment
Location South shore of the Firth of Forth, and East of Edinburgh, in the grounds at Carlowrie Castle
GeneralContext Stone type: Sandstone
Dimensions 2' high, 7.75" wide at the top and 8.25" wide at the bottom, 6.75'' thick at the top and 7.25" thick at the bottom.
GeneralDescription Fragment of a cross shaft sculptured in relief on four faces. Slide shows the back of the cross. It has zoomorphic/bird interlace in a cross pattern.

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