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Map Reference : NJ704247

Age : Circa.850AD

Nearest Landmark : Chapel of Garioch ( village )

Location :

Turn off the A96, opposite Drimmies Farm. Take this road towards Chapel of Garioch and
about 2 Km past Chapel of Garioch. The stone is about 2 meters from the road side.

Other Details :

Known as The Maiden Stone.
An early christian stone. The face bears a rich ornate cross; the reverse beasts and pictish
Details of carvings;

Front: Divided into five panels,

1) Cross & man & fish & monsters.
2) A ringed cross with defaced ornamation.
3) + 4) Totaly faded.
5) Spiral knot decoration.( not shown on this 'photo )

Back: Four panels,

1) Several beasts.
2) Z-Rod & rectangle.
3) A beast.
4) Mirror & Comb.

Both of the edges are decorated with a celtic knot , which have become very faded