The latest prehistoric fingerprints found on fragments of pottery from the Ness of Brodgar belonged to a 13-year-old boy.
“I received the most recent edition of the Caithness Broch Project Newsletter”
All the brochs plus a bonus – can you name them all?
Broch 7. Clue – it recently lost something
Broch 6 : Clue – not the valley of the kings, but an island of wonders
“When is a dolmen not a dolmen? When it’s a cromlech or a quoit?”
The talks, hosted by Community Archaeology Westray, begin at 7.30pm on Thursday, September 30, in the Graand Owld Byre, Westray.
Dough mixing vats and millstones from Roman-era ruins of Volubilis were made from specific rock types that probably improved each tool’s function.
“The development of the University of the Highlands and Islands enabled me to come back to the islands and help establish degree-level provision in archaeology drawing on the rich resources we have in the region.”
“I had the idea of building a mini-broch in our garden!”