Nether Largie Stone Setting
Kilmartin, Argyll OS Map
Stone Setting Canmore

This fascinating site consists of five large standing stones in a stretched X shape, with a setting of several smaller stones close to the large central stone, along with a number of outlying standing stones (one of which is still standing).

The central stone is heavily cup marked.

The southernmost stones are each around nine feet tall.

A group of smaller stones, up to three feet tall, are arranged 80 feet to the north.

Close by is another nine-foot stone with some forty cup markings carved on its southern face.

Another 80 feet to the north are another pair of nine-foot stones.

Images ©1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2005, 2014 Martin McCarthy, Theasis Photography

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