“If a person is on a pilgrimage to a sacred place, would they necessarily take the easiest way?”
Holy Moly – Neolithic Wood!!!!
Structure 12 – Here Be Neolithic Wood!
Can I Tempt You?
“We ordered, and promptly received, our copy of the Orkney Archaeology Society calendar for 2022. “
Bits & Pieces At The Ness
“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 …..”
Small Is Beautiful
The dig at the Ness of Brodgar is on a more limited scale this year.
Week Twenty-eight – One Day At A Time
“Herbs in fish boxes…….Tatties……….Mixed veg. & Salad leaves……And in among them all…….Poppies!………High summer in the veg patch……..”
Weather Forecast: Dry with sunny spells
Mainly light northerly breeze. Maximum temperature 16 °C.
Neolithic Fingerprints At The Ness Of Brodgar!!!!
Analysis suggests two young men left fingerprints on Ness of Brodgar pottery fragment
YAY!!!! THE NESS DIG IS HAPPENING THIS YEAR!!!!!
“Good to go! Excavation resumes this summer with introduction of Covid distancing measures”
Thoughts On Structures Being More Than What The Eye Can See
” examples of the varied forms of re-use of structures and the materials they were made from.”