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Newspaper rock

Utah U.S.A. The first carvings ( petroglyphs) were made on this stone 2,000 years ago.It is approx, 200ftsq.

Newspaper rock

Utah U.S.A. The first carvings ( petroglyphs) were made on this stone 2,000 years ago.It is approx, 200ftsq.

comments (12)

  • Ray
  • Singapore, Singapore
  • 23 Feb 2014, 00:38
She's looking a little congested, Frank...needs a spray over and then every visitor can make a fresh start.
Frank L Croston.: Hmm, I'll put that suggestion forward, Ray,don't know how well it will go down though...smile
  • Robbyne
  • United States
  • 23 Feb 2014, 00:45
Very interesting, there is a lot stated on this one rock, great capture
Frank L Croston.: Thank you, Robbyne,I believe there are a few around like this.
Wayyyy cool!
Frank L Croston.: Thanks, Larry, I thought so...smile
Nicely captured Mr. Croston! I like that your comp includes the entire wall!
Frank L Croston.: Thank you, Ms Buckalew,most of it,it was huge!
  • Chris
  • England
  • 23 Feb 2014, 07:31
Fascinating. I see a wheel with spokes, a ladder and a man with horns
Frank L Croston.: It's all in there,Chris,imagine the size of the paper shop! smile
It was a busy news day when this was carved. Great capture!
Frank L Croston.: It looks it, Mary,thanks.
There is one near the middle looks like Bart Simpson
Frank L Croston.: It probably is, Bill. smile
Old school graffiti
Frank L Croston.: No spray cans then, Shane! smile
I must admit to being amused by Ray's comment, I hope that doesn't happen.
Frank L Croston.: Me too, Brian,that would be a shame.
I wonder how they can tell the original from the later graffiti?
Frank L Croston.: The inks still wet ,Tom...smile
And this is just the cartoon section!
Frank L Croston.: Very good,Graeme....smile
Timeless Frank... great find....petersmile
Frank L Croston.: Thanks, Peter.

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