Dig Updates

Structure Ten Decorated Stone (Hugo Anderson-Whymark)
Dig Diary - Friday, July 31, 2020 Day Twenty Seven years ago today was a day to remember. It was ...
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Dig Diary - Thursday, July 30, 2020 Day Nineteen July 30, 2012, saw some intense thinking about the site by ...
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Dig Diary - Wednesday, July 29, 2020 Day Eighteen We kick of proceedings today in Structure Eight, which has revealed ...
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2011: The complete 'Brodgar Boy' clay object from Structure Fourteen. (ORCA)
Dig Diary - Tuesday, July 28, 2020 Day Seventeen On this day in 2011, the "Brodgar Boy" emerged from Structure ...
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Horned Spiral Motif
Diary - Monday, July 27, 2020 Day Sixteen Structure Eight has a reputation for fine artefacts and it didn't disappoint ...
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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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