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Archaeology Meets Design: Creating The Wander Collection

Archaeology Orkney Archaeology meets design in an innovative new collaboration pushing the boundaries of the archaeological map. Designer Kirsteen Stewart launched The Wander Collection earlier this year in collaboration with Archaeologist Dan Lee at the Archaeology Institute at the University … Continue reading

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CHAT conference was a great success

A big thank you to all those delegates who made the CHAT 2016 conference such a great success. Last weekend saw the University of the Highlands and Islands Archaeology Institute host CHAT 2016 (Con… Source: CHAT conference was a great … Continue reading

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Map Orkney Month Week 1: Ponies, pearls and pancakes at Purtabreck

Originally posted on Public Archaeology 2015:
Jo Inkster: Rousay 01/03 A typical Sunday on the farm for this time of year. Cattle feeding duties followed by a wet and windy hack out on my favourite horse Storm. Rode out to the…

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Site 71

During an archaeological survey of the north end of Papay in 2014, we recorded some initials carved on the cliff face, ‘LL’. We plotted the location of the carving, and recorded it as Site 71. But to think of it … Continue reading

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