The Extraordinary Closure of the Cairns Broch
“This research helps us to recognise the significant role that the treatment of the fin whale had in the dramatic procedures of deliberately ending of the monumental broch.” – Martin Carruthers
A major research project is to get underway investigating trade links in early modern Europe.
The Tulloch Stone is a ‘significant find’ which adds to the corpus of material available for study.
ORCA has received a grant of £10,000 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund for the Orkney Energy Landscapes Project.
The prestigious Robertson Medal is only awarded to those whose work is outstanding.
“We’ve walked Newark Bay – Deerness, many times, but I haven’t written about it, until now.”
The Natural and Cultural Heritage Fund is led by Scottish Natural Heritage and is part funded through the European Regional Development Fund.
The tombs project will support islanders to explore and tell the stories of this remarkable group of tombs in the islands
“The UHI Archaeology Institute’s 12 Ages of Christmas…….”