“Mike has finished the stone work on the Broch of Gorseness………Now for the roof……..”
Fresh to strong northwest winds. Maximum temperature 12 °C.
“We have been to this little bay for a walk once before…”
Broch 6 : Clue – not the valley of the kings, but an island of wonders
Broch 1. – clue, it has a famous cat
The excavation at the Iron Age site at The Cairns, South Ronaldsay, is the subject of the next talk hosted by the Orkney Archaeology Society.
“The Sands O’ Wright is still full of interest, bones or no bones, and, this time, instead of bones we were hoping to find wood – old wood – very, very old wood!”
The Cairns broch and village at Windwick, South Ronaldsay, is rising from the earth, year by year.