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Neolithic painted walls

Painted walls found Friday, a first for Britain and perhaps northern Europe.
from 9 or 10 a.m. 27th July to approx 8 a.m. 28th July 2010.
wideford Posted by wideford
27th July 2010ce
Edited 30th July 2010ce

Comments (4)

more on Orkneyjar wideford Posted by wideford
27th July 2010ce wideford Posted by wideford
28th July 2010ce
Noticed this on the news, great excitement they seemed to have found the 'chevron' design on a wall yesterday afternoon...
moss Posted by moss
3rd August 2010ce
Ah! I can see why there was great excitement; ties in with the current Rock Art thread too. tjj Posted by tjj
3rd August 2010ce
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