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Highland (Mainland)

Year-long festival to celebrate Iron Age brochs


A new year-long archaeology festival aims to uncover new information about Iron Age brochs and also encourage greater public awareness of them.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-40866021

Ness of Brodgar (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Orkney archaeologists excited by incense pot discovery


Archaeologists say they have unearthed the remains of a so-called incense pot at the Ness of Brodgar in Orkney.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-40681085

South Howe (Broch)

Roman coin find in Orkney thrills archaeologists


Archaeologists are thrilled by the discovery of a Roman coin during the excavation of an archaeological site in Orkney.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-40606908

Highland (Mainland)

Everything is ancient: Lego broch completed


An Iron Age broch recreated in Lego goes on public display this week.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-40593010

Clava Cairns

Vandalism at ancient Clava Cairns burial site


Pathetic :-(

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-40171195

Highland (Mainland)

Iron Age broch recreated in Lego


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-40133597

Pittodrie Quarry (Ancient Mine / Quarry)

Nasa tests Aberdeenshire find for life on Mars clues


http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/north_east/8400025.stm

Stirling

New hope of uncovering Stirling's lost Iron Age roundhouse


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-39976276

Burn Of Swartigill (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Excavation at site of 'ancient wag' in Caithness


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-39703952

Whetstone found at suspected Iron Age site near Wick


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-39782018

Orkney

Cardiff woman's Orkney-Norway trek pulling 30kg stone


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-39658788

Highland (Mainland)

Pollen adds to intrigue over Bronze Age woman 'Ava'


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-39191527

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb)

Plans For New Orkney Visitor Centre Spark Road Safety Concerns For School


Nice pic!

https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/islands/orkney/1174315/plans-for-new-orkney-visitor-centre-spark-road-safety-concerns-for-school/

Angus

Late Bronze Age Weapons Discovery Hailed As 'Find Of A Lifetime'


What an absolute belter of a find!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-38971099

Lewis and Harris

Iron Age Burial Gives Insights Into Ancient Islanders


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-38920311

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb)

Orkney MSP Welcomes Maeshowe Talks


https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/islands/orkney/1151782/orkney-msp-welcomes-maeshowe-talks/

Trusty's Hill (Hillfort)

'Lost Kingdom' Linked To Galloway


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-38679324

Scotland (Country)

£65m Bill To Preserve Historic Sites


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-38553858

Fife

Neolithic Pottery And Flint Tools Found In Fife


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-38554521

Scotland (Country)

Digs Funded At 'Lost Kingdoms' In Scotland and Ireland


Great news!!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-38328698
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