Dig Updates

Investigating Structure Twenty-Six, which now seems to be later than Structure Ten.
Day One And we're off. Believe me it's really strange to be sitting down to write a Ness "dig" diary ...
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Tyre removal under way in Structure Twelve this morning.
Moving tyres in Trench T. (2018) The bulk of the tyres gone, work to remove the protective covers in Trench ...
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/ Excavation, Video
Although the Ness excavation site will remain closed this summer, there's still a number of ways to view the site ...
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The final instalment in our series looking at how the Ness of Brodgar excavation has progressed, and ideas changed, over ...
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Part six of our series looking at how excavation at the Ness of Brodgar progressed – and ideas changed – ...
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The fifth instalment in our series looking at how excavation at the Ness of Brodgar progressed – and ideas changed ...
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A delighted Jo in 2012 with one of the most stunning polished stone axeheads found at the Ness to date. (Jim Richardson)
Welcome to the fourth part in our series looking at how the Ness of Brodgar excavation has progressed - and ...
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Excavation under way on Structure Fourteen. (ORCA)
The third in our series looking at how the Ness of Brodgar excavation has progressed, and ideas changed, over the ...
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One from our video archive - work getting under way uncovering and cleaning up Trench P in July 2010 ...
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/ Excavation, Video, Video
Structure Ten - 2008
The second part of our series (part one available here) looking at how the Ness of Brodgar excavation has progressed, ...
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Ness of Brodgar site before excavation
It is now just over 17 years since the discovery of the Ness of Brodgar complex and 2020 will be ...
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A cache of long-lost photographs from 2007, showing Trench J, (which was re-opened and extended in 2018), Trench M (opened ...
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