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Brodie, Rodney's Stone

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Record Detail

  • Organisation
    RCAHMS
  • Alternative name(s)
    DYKE PARISH CHURCH; BRODIE CASTLE POLICIES
  • Canmore ID
    15529
  • Site type
    CROSS SLAB (PICTISH), OGHAM INSCRIBED STONE (PICTISH), PICTISH SYMBOL STONE (PICTISH)
  • Parish
    DYKE AND MOY
  • Council
    MORAYSHIRE
  • NGR
    NH 98425 57665
  • Latitude, longitude
    57.59753N, 3.701119W
  • Archeological notes
    N/A
  • Architectural notes
    N/A

Related material information

SCANNED IMAGES

  • 1079483 (5/1984)
    View of the face of the Rodney Stone Pictish cross slab, Brodie.
  • 949335 (5/1984)
    View of the reverse of theRodney Stone Pictish cross slab, Brodie.
  • 730275 (1832)
    Annotated drawing of cross slab, Rodney's Stone, Brodie.
  • 341230 (1856)
    Brodie, 'Rodney's Stone'. Face of cross-slab. Photographic copy of plate from J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl.xxiii.
  • 341229 (1856)
    Brodie, 'Rodney's Stone'. Reverse of cross-slab. Photographic copy of plate from J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl.xxii.
  • 969269 (1795)
    The Maiden Stone, and details of the 'Pictish elephant' or 'beast' symbols on the Brodie and Nigg cross-slabs. From C Cordiner, 1795, 'Remarkable Ruins and Romantic Prospects of North Britain'.
  • 1358361 (7/2012)
    Scanned ink drawing of Rodney's Stone, Brodie, faces a & b (DC 60626 & 60628)

PHOTOGRAPHS

  • 15529 (27/9/1983)
    View of reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (27/9/1983)
    View of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (5/1984)
    View of face of the Rodney Stone Pictish cross slab, Brodie.
  • 15529 (5/1984)
    View of reverse of the Rodney Stone Pictish cross slab, Brodie.
  • 15529 (1970)
    Pictish cross-slab at Brodie Castle after a cover was erected over it, cross-face (Fraser 2008, no. 151).
  • 15529 (1965)
    Pictish cross-slab at Brodie Castle before a cover was erected over it, reverse face (Fraser 2008, no. 151).
  • 15529 (1965)
    Pictish cross-slab at Brodie Castle before a cover was erected over it, cross-face (Fraser 2008, no. 151).
  • 15529 (1890)
    Photographic copy of rubbing showing cross detail from the face of a Pictish cross-slab, known as 'Rodney's Stone', from Dyke Parish Church, Brodie, Moray.
  • 15529 (1890)
    Photographic copy of rubbing showing Pictish symbol details from the reverse of a Pictish cross slab, known as 'Rodney's Stone', from Dyke Parish Church, Brodie, Moray.
  • 15529 (1890)
    Photographic copy of four rubbings. Three of the rubbings are yet to be identified. The lower right rubbing shows central reverse panel detail from a Pictish cross slab, known as 'Rodney's Stone', from Dyke Parish Church, Brodie, Moray.
  • 15529 ()
    Drawing of the Rodney Stone cross slab, from album by J Skene, p.43
  • 15529 ()
    Annotated drawing of cross slab, from album, page 43. Photographic copy made 1977. Original album by J Skene in print room.
  • 15529 (15/10/1990)
    View of cross-slab, from N.
  • 15529 (1890)
    View of reverse of the Rodney Stone. Reproduced in Allen and Anderson, 1903, The Early Christian Monuments of Scotland, Fig. 136A.
  • 15529 (1890)
    View of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (1890)
    View of face of the Rodney Stone. Reproduced in Allen and Anderson, 1903, The Early Christian Monuments of Scotland, Fig. 136
  • 15529 (1856)
    Brodie, 'Rodney's Stone'. Face of cross-slab. Photographic copy of plate from J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl.xxiii.
  • 15529 (1856)
    Brodie, 'Rodney's Stone'. Reverse of cross-slab. Photographic copy of plate from J Stuart, The Sculptured Stones of Scotland, i, pl.xxii.
  • 15529 ()
    View of reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (1986)
    View of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 ()
    View of the reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 ()
    View of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 ()
    View of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (1795)
    Photographic copy of engraving from Charles Cordiner, 'Remarkable Ruins and Romantic Prospects of North Britain'. Detail of 'elephant'. Filed under the Maiden Stone, NJ72SW 1.
  • 15529 (1986)
    View of the Rodney stone.
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of lower reverse of the Rodney Stone, showing double-disc and Z-rod
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of Rodney Stone showing double-disc and Z-rod Pictish symbol, and portion of ogham inscription
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of reverse of the Rodney Stone, showing Pictish 'beast'
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of disc on reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of hippocamps on reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    General view of the reverse of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Oblique view of cross face of the Rodney Stone, also showing edge of the slab
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    General view of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of disc on reverse of Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of reverse of Rodney Stone showing portions of hippocamps and discs
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of lower panels of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail showing upper portion of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of lower panels of face of the Rodney Stone
  • 15529 (6/1964)
    Detail of interlace and upper panel on face of the Rodney Stone

DIGITAL IMAGES

  • 1235487 (12/5/2011)
    General view of the Rodney Stone in its setting
  • 1235486 (12/5/2011)
    Detail of ogham inscription on right hand side of front face of the Rodney Stone (daylight)
  • 1235485 (12/5/2011)
    Detail of ogham inscription on right hand side of rear face of the Rodney Stone (daylight)
  • 1235484 (12/5/2011)
    Detail of ogham inscription on left hand side of rear face of the Rodney Stone (daylight)
  • 1235483 (12/5/2011)
    Detail of ogham inscription on left hand side of rear face of the Rodney Stone (flash)
  • 1235482 (12/5/2011)
    View of rear of the Rodney Stone cross slab (flash)
  • 1235481 (12/5/2011)
    View of the reverse of the Rodney Stone, Pictish cross slab (flash, with scale)
  • 1235479 (12/5/2011)
    View of front of the Rodney Stone, Pictish cross slab (flash, with scale)
  • 1235473 (12/5/2011)
    View of face of the Rodney's Stone cross slab (flash)
  • 1235472 (12/5/2011)
    View of face of the Rodney Stone cross slab (daylight)

PRINTS AND DRAWINGS

  • 15529 (7/2012)
    Ink drawing of Rodney's Stone, Brodie, face b
  • 15529 (10/2011)
    Pencil survey drawing of Rodney's Stone, Brodie, face b
  • 15529 (12/2012)
    Ink drawing of Rodney's Stone, Brodie, face a
  • 15529 (10/2011)
    Pencil survey drawing of Rodney's Stone, Brodie, face a

1st edition 6-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Elgin, Sheet X1868-70
 Ordnance Survey six-inch to the mile, Nairnshire, Sheet II (Inset IIA)1869

1st edition 25-inch maps

TitleDateOther parishes/counties
 Ordnance Survey 25 inch to the mile Elgin, Sheet 010.101868