Clach a' Mheirlich

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Picture of the stone, taken in July 2006.

The Clach a' Mheirlich (literally, the "Thief's stone") or Rosskeen Stone is a standing stone in a field near Rosskeen, Easter Ross, Scotland.

The stone itself is Bronze Age in origin, but has on it three incised Pictish-style symbols barely visible on the surface of the stone, making it a Class I Pictish symbol stone.


  • MacNamara, Ellen, The Pictish Stones of Easter Ross, (Tain, 2003)
  • Scott, Douglas, The Stones of the Pictish Peninsulas, (Hilton Trust, 2004)

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Coordinates: 57°41′33″N 4°12′45″W / 57.69250°N 4.21250°W / 57.69250; -4.21250