Monthly Archive: June 2020

American Friends of the Ness of Brodgar Logo

American Friends – postal address change

A note to American Friends of the Ness of Brodgar that the postal address for donations has changed to: American Friends of the Ness of Brodgar, Inc., PO Box 61041 Virginia Beach, VA 23466...

Ness of Brodgar Carved Stone Ball replica

Replica carved stone balls for sale…

TEMPORARILY OUT OF STOCK The response to the replicas has been overwhelming and we have no more left. We have ordered more and as soon as they arrive will be able to accept orders...

Wednesday wildlife – week ten

When not working on Ness-related matters, site director Nick Card can often be seen out and about with his camera. So here’s a selection Nick’s pictures from the past seven days. As usual, click...

Summer dig season goes digital across Scotland

The Ness excavation is one of a number of archaeological projects across Scotland whose focus on the internet this summer is more important than ever. With much of this year’s fieldwork being postponed due...

Male reed bunting on the Ness of Brodgar

Wildlife Wednesday – a bumper edition

Here we are on week nine, with a bumper collection of photographs from around the Ness by dig director Nick Card. The photographs don’t mean Nick has forsaken the archaeology and taken up photography...

Excavation under way on Structure Fourteen. (ORCA)

Evolution of an excavation: 2010-2011

The third in our series looking at how the Ness of Brodgar excavation has progressed, and ideas changed, over the years via dig director Nick Card’s annual brief summaries for Archaeology Scotland’s Discovery and...