Category: Excavation

Investigating Structure Twenty-Six, which now seems to be later than Structure Ten.

Diary – Monday, July 6, 2020

Day One And we’re off. Believe me it’s really strange to be sitting down to write a Ness “dig” diary while not caked in mud and soaking wet! Today we should all have turned...

Visit the dig site…virtually

Although the Ness excavation site will remain closed this summer, there’s still a number of ways to view the site. In addition to our videos and 3D models, in June 2015, the Google cameras...

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...