Daily Archive: August 14, 2018

Three of the five polished stone axes found on site this summer. See them, and more, at Sunday's Open Day.

Treasures on display at Open Day

This weekend will see our final Open Day of the 2018 season. Amongst other things, on display will be the axes, macehead, spatulas and incised stones found this year – a chance for everyone...

Day Thirty-Two in pictures…

A shorter than usual selection of activity around the site today – due to everyone being busy but also the fact that rain brought proceedings to an early close. As alway, click the thumbnails...

Dig Diary – Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Day Thirty-Two High hopes realised Yesterday’s diary explained the normal phenomenon whereby the end of the excavation season leads to a feeling that nothing much is likely to happen. It also pointed out how...

Trench T midden

‘Midden’ by Kate Greene

  for weeks the Neolithic midden clung to my clothes, hair, and skin or lay embedded in fingerprints, under fingernails, in open cuts now it’s falling off slowly as dust on to twenty first...