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<b>Hoy</b>Posted by MartinThe Dwarfie Stane © Martin
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'new' chambered tomb

This fortnight's excavation of the Outer Green Hill 'broch' has revealed a Neolithic chambered cairn ( http://www.orkneyjar.com/archaeology/greenhill.htm with photos)
wideford Posted by wideford
10th July 2008ce

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Scapa Flow Landscape Partnership


last dig season (with pictures) at Roeberry Barrow, Cantick. Site had everything from square IA barrow back to a small stalled Neolithic tomb
wideford Posted by wideford
6th August 2012ce

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The Dwarfie Stane (Chambered Tomb) — Images (click to view fullsize)

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Green Hill of Quoyness (Broch) — Images

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Green Hill of Quoyness (Broch) — Fieldnotes

I came at it from the south after climbing down near an old ruin but the lady occupying the nearby house pointed out that it would be safer to come along the farm road from the main road and use the modern slipway. The mound above the cliff is all tussocks of grass, folk have gone on it but I know how treachorous this vegetation can be and I was alone. The place didn't photograph well in the light present wideford Posted by wideford
14th June 2017ce
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