Dig Updates

Day Twenty-Seven Tuesday, August 9, 2022 You can always rely on the Ness to wait till the end of the ...
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Pic: Jo Bourne
Day Twenty-Six Monday, August 8, 2022 We’ll start today with one of our least favourite, but most frequent, subjects. You’ve ...
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Picture: Scott Pike
Another 3d model from Paul Durdin, this time the central orthostat in Structure One. This stone was inserted into the ...
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Structure Nineteen (Paul Durdin)
Two new annotated models by Trench J supervisor Paul Durdin, showing the remains of Structures Nineteen and Thirty-Two ...
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/ 3D Model, Excavation, Structures
Scott Pike
Video and photographs from Professor Scott Pike, showing Structure Twenty-Seven in all its glory yesterday ...
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Picture: Sigurd Towrie
Day Twenty-Five Friday, August 5, 2022 No sooner do you find one pair of post-holes than another pair comes along! ...
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Picture: Sigurd Towrie
Day Twenty-Four Thursday, August 4, 2022 “That must surely be the most immaculately constructed and beautiful Neolithic stone wall anywhere!” ...
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Picture: Jo Bourne
Day Twenty-Three Wednesday, August 3, 2022 The weather (yes, the weather again) played a major part in Ness operations this ...
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Picture: Jo Bourne
Day Twenty-Two Tuesday, August 2, 2022 It has been a day of starkly changeable weather. We endured a damp start ...
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Picture: Jo Bourne
Day Twenty-One Monday, August 1, 2022 Some of our diggers have worked in hot countries, which is just as well ...
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Day Twenty Sunday, July 31, 2022 That's been a busy day! Almost 1,000 people visited the Ness of Brodgar excavation ...
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