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Newton,standing stone 200m NNE of

A Scheduled Monument in Howe of Fife and Tay Coast, Fife

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Coordinates

Latitude: 56.3063 / 56°18'22"N

Longitude: -3.1446 / 3°8'40"W

OS Eastings: 329274

OS Northings: 713241

OS Grid: NO292132

Mapcode National: GBR 2B.6MGN

Mapcode Global: WH6QW.NRRD

Entry Name: Newton,standing stone 200m NNE of

Scheduled Date: 3 August 1937

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM798

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric ritual and funerary: standing stone

Location: Collessie

County: Fife

Electoral Ward: Howe of Fife and Tay Coast

Traditional County: Fife

Statement of Scheduling

The monument is of national importance as a later prehistoric carved standing stone. As such it has the potential to provide important artistic and cultural information about the period.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Sources

Bibliography

This monument is recorded by RCAHMS as N021SE 18.

References:

Lines M 1989, 'HALHILL FARM (COLLESSIE PARISH), SCULPTURED STONE', Discovery Excav Scot, 1989, 17.

Lines M 1993, 'COLLESSIE STONE, HALHILL FARM (COLLESSIE PARISH)', Discovery Excav Scot, 1993, 30.

Mack A 1997, FIELD GUIDE TO THE PICTISH SYMBOL STONES, Balgarvies: Pink Foot Press, 42.

Mackenzie J R 1995, 'NEWTON STANDING STONES, COLLESSIE (COLLESSIE PARISH) SCULPTURES STANDING STONE', Discovery Excav Scot, 1995, 27.

RCAHMS 1933, ELEVENTH REPORT WITH INVENTORY OF MONUMENTS AND CONSTRUCTIONS IN THE COUNTIES OF FIFE, KINROSS AND CLACKMANNAN. Edinburgh: HMSO, 57, No 117.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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