Orkney International Science Festival talk premieres, Sunday
“If a person is on a pilgrimage to a sacred place, would they necessarily take the easiest way?”
Structure 12 – Here Be Neolithic Wood!
“We ordered, and promptly received, our copy of the Orkney Archaeology Society calendar for 2022. “
“Now I’ll present some of the bits & pieces which are to be seen which are more peripheral, but still part of the place and what is happening there …..”
The dig at the Ness of Brodgar is on a more limited scale this year.
“Herbs in fish boxes…….Tatties……….Mixed veg. & Salad leaves……And in among them all…….Poppies!………High summer in the veg patch……..”
Mainly light northerly breeze. Maximum temperature 16 °C.
Analysis suggests two young men left fingerprints on Ness of Brodgar pottery fragment
“Good to go! Excavation resumes this summer with introduction of Covid distancing measures”