Photograph of meer stone 68 - Grassington Moor

Location: This stone is in the Dales Countryside Museum collection in Hawes.

Latitude: 54.305897 Longitude: -2.194483

NGR: SD 873 900

Inscription: W B & Co F

This stone is in the Dales Country Museum collection in Hawes, some 28 km from its rightful home, and was originally part of the Yorkshire Dales Mining Museum collection. It is almost definitely associated with William Bagshaw of Coats Hall in Derbyshire, who was granted a lease in 1774 for 21 years by William, Duke of Devonshire on Grassington out Moor. See also Meerstone 7 and Meerstone 19. Photograph courtesy of the Dales Country Museum.