Dedication to John Higgitt

Listen to the stones:

We fondly dedicate this work to the memory of John Higgitt (1946–2006)

The most generous of scholars and friends

Enthusiastic explorer of carved stones and their audiences

Co-creator and first Chair of the National Committee on Carved Stones in Scotland (1993–2003)


John Higgitt in Paris, 2004. © Caroline Higgitt


John Higgitt (kneeling) at Dalmeny, near Edinburgh, 1977. © Caroline Higgitt