Category: Excavation

The first excavation at the Ness

Anyone who has been on a tour of the Ness will be familiar with the story of the notched slab that started it all. The slab, which had been ploughed up, was thought to...

2014: Structure One on this day six years ago. The southern, original, entrance is in the foreground, with the later eastern entrance on the right. (Hugo Anderson-Whymark)

A day of site-wide revelations…

Dig Diary – Tuesday, August 4, 2020 Day Twenty-Two Wednesday, August 4, 2011, was a day of revelations in Trench P. Working in Structure Fourteen it became clear that the archaeology was more than...