Ness of Brodgar Excavation Blog

New Ness of Brodgar Downloads available

New additions to download archive

Two new PDFs are now available in our downloads archive. The first, Painting a picture of Neolithic Orkney: decorated stonework from the Ness of Brodgar, is a paper by dig director Nick Card and...

Ness of Brodgar Trench P image map

Clickable trench views now online

When it comes to the Ness, the sheer number of Neolithic structures can be a little daunting when reading about the archaeology. We’re currently sitting at 36 on site – the buildings are numbered...

The wildlife of the Ness

The Ness of Brodgar is renowned for its wildlife as much as its archaeology. When he’s not got his head down pondering Neolithic structures and artefacts, site director Nick Card can often be seen...