Pioneering work led by the University of Aberdeen, which has revealed a new picture of Scotland’s Pictish past, is in the running for a major archaeology award.
“The Tap O’ Noth discovery shakes the narrative of this whole time period.”
The Tulloch Stone is a ‘significant find’ which adds to the corpus of material available for study.
“We travelled through time in the corridors rooms, up the stairs and down the stairs, of Tankerness House Museum in Kirkwall “
“This video helps to fully visualise how the fort may have looked in the fourth century which we think helps to further bring to life the lives of the Picts, who are so poorly understood because of the lack of historical records.”
“The site includes finds from the Pictish through to the Viking period.”
On this day 20th of May 685 the battle of Nechtansmere, in present-day Angus, was fought.
The entrance to a broch is generally about S.E., and a passage runs through the thickness of the wall to the interior court