Magheranaul, county Donegal
C 426 500 - Sheet 3
Nearest village: Malin
One of four separate rock-surfaces decorated with cups and rings, parallel grooves, cups and gapped-rings with radial grooves, and 'cartouche' motifs.
This rock, it seems, was dynamited out of sheer spite in 1988.
Another of the engraved rock-surfaces.
C 43228 49720 on GPS
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The same outcrop photographed some 30 years later
by Ken Williams.
Another rock-outcrop photographed by Ken Williams.
This petroglyph at Cloontagh Lake, here photographed by Ken
is not far away.
5 km due E of Magheranaul, in Drumcarbit (C 48666 49828 GPS), some 5 km N of Carndonagh,
is a single stone beautifully incised with 9 penannular rings around a cup,
here photographed also by Ken Williams.