“The exhibits were a good example of the ‘human’ side of archaeological excavations. “
“Driving along the A964 in the parish of Orphir, you might notice, by the side of the road, an interesting stone structure. “
“Tho’ those places can be rocky”
“The Knowes O’ Trotty is a great place, but not much notice is taken of it”
“The calendar would make a good Christmas present, coming, as it does, with a protective cardboard envelope”
“Leaves are falling, all around, time I was on my way……… “ – Ramble On – Led Zeppelin
Orkney has more than its fair share of brochs (aka Iron Age Roundhouses). Some are in a fine state of repair, some, just grassy mounds in the landscape.
We’ve been watching ‘Britain At Low Tide’, presented by Dr. Tori Herridge.
You might be wondering what this picture is about?
Even the weather joined in the celebrations for the Open Day on Saturday 21st September – blue skies, beautiful sunshine, and a slight breeze – just enough to keep the midges away.