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Quern Stone from Dornoch Cathedral
Quern Stone from Dornoch Cathedral

The upper of a pair of circular Quern Stones made of grey schist, with a central hole of 95 mm diameter. The milling side is flat but slightly concave, to fit with the domed lower stone. There is a raised rim and three small outer holes of 20mm diameter, equi-distant from each other and about 45mm from the outer rim. One pierces the whole stone and the other two are about 15 mm deep.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
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