Dig Updates

A talk by Dr Scott Timpany of the Archaeology Institute UHI on prehistoric woodlands preserved within intertidal peats around the ...
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Diary - Friday, July 24, 2020 Day Fifteen Seven years ago today, what has become one of the most iconic ...
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Diary - Thursday, July 23, 2020 Day Fourteen The second week of the 2012 season got under way with the ...
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Diary - Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Day Thirteen The first week of the 2011 excavation season ended on July 22, ...
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The eyebrow motif at the Holm of Papay South chambered cairn. (https://canmore.org.uk/collection/2003579)
Diary - Tuesday, July 21, 2020 Day Twelve Colour was the theme on this day nine years ago. Not only ...
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The position of everything found during excavation is recorded digitally in three dimensions. You will know that is what is ...
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Diary - Monday, July 20, 2020 Day Eleven There's nothing like sifting through our archives to see just how far ...
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By Peter Yeoman The greatest thing about a visit to the Ness is that it peoples the landscape of deep ...
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Diary - Friday, July 17, 2020 Day Ten It was day two on this day in 2012 and although the ...
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Structure Eight 'domino' stone. (Sigurd Towrie)
Diary - Thursday, July 16, 2020 Day Nine There was a new look to the site when the excavation team ...
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Diary - Wednesday, July 15, 2020 Day Eight As mentioned yesterday, we're now reaching the point where the pre-2015, six-week ...
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Ness of Brodgar Pot Sherd
Diary - Tuesday, July 14, 2020 Day Seven Six years ago today, the six-week 2014 excavation season at the Ness ...
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