Daily Archive: July 19, 2018

Dr Mike Copper with a pot created by one of this afternoon's pottery workshop participants at the Ness.

Prehistoric pottery workshop at the Ness

One of the most common finds at the Ness of Brodgar is pottery. Almost all is of a style known as Grooved Ware, which appears to have developed here in Orkney in the last...

Dig Diary – Thursday, July 19, 2018

Day Fourteen Welcome news… We have news about the whalebone, mentioned yesterday as being found in Trench Y amidst the hunt for the putative west wall. As it is in an extremely fragile state...