07 Jul 2023
by Forestry England

Across the moors of Yorkshire, there are many examples of rocks bearing mysterious ‘cup and ring’ carvings. When thinking of prehistoric rock art, many people will think about cave paintings of animals, people, and weapons, however the rock art found in Yorkshire is abstract and geometric.

Using the information on this sheet, and the pictures showing real Rock Art from Yorkshire, create your own piece of rock art on paper and then cut it out to take home with you.

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