“Our Tuesday meeting, 29th June, brought an equally eclectic and interesting collection of items including another mystery object.”
The year-long project will see archaeological recording at contemporary energy sites, peat coring, oral history interviewing, fieldwalking, community events and schools workshops.
A project exploring the past, present and future of energy production and its role in shaping the identity of islands communities has been relaunched and is looking for anyone interested in delving into Orkney’s energy heritage.
This short film by Dr Ali Whiteford on the peatlands of the Isle of Lewis is part of the Between Islands project.
ORCA has received a grant of £10,000 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund for the Orkney Energy Landscapes Project.