Newton Stone

2 stones; 1 bearing an incised double disc and serpent and Z-rod; the other, the 'Newton Stone' from Shevock, 1 mile to SE, bears traces of ogham writing and an unknown script. Note the vividly carved scales on the snake.


  • Grid ref: NJ 662 297 Ordnance Survey Landranger Series sheet no. 33

10 miles NW of Inverurie on A96 1/2 mile N of Old Rayne turning, turn N at lodge and follow drive to Newton House. Call at house for permission and further directions.