“A morning of turf removal exposed impressive stone curbing, which enclosed six neatly cut paving slabs.”
“Scottish archaeology is all about discovering Scotland’s stories and these are the chapters of people’s lives that we sometimes forget about, but that archaeology is uniquely placed to write. “
“for ardent followers of the Ness excavations, there are on-line events included in the Orkney International Science Festival”
“Beads!!!!! The Cairns excavation is showing just how much our Iron Age ancestors liked ornament, either for themselves, or their living space………”
“By 2018 – the dig had grown and grown – and the Ness had acquired a wind and waterproof shop……presided over by Sam….”
A series of short films are being released over the week and culminate in a live question and answer session on Friday 17 July, 12.30-1.30pm.
The festival will kick off with a special online launch event on Saturday 11 July at 11am with the webinar Discover Environmental Archaeology