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

Time Lines : Sketches Record Archaeological Dig On Orkneys


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-37416773

Dun Deardail (Stone Fort / Dun)

New Aerial Images Of The Fort


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-37366363

The Cochno Stone (Cup and Ring Marks / Rock Art)

Fire Crews Fighting Mud For Cochno Stone Archaeologists


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-37340378

Highland (Mainland)

Inverness West Link : Artefacts Unearthed By Road Works


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-37360701

Burnswark (Sacred Hill)

Burnswark's Bloody History Becomes Clear


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-37194266

Orkney

Mystery Structure Found Under Neolithic Dump


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-37154410

Highland (Mainland)

Facial Reconstruction Of Bronze Age Woman 'Ava'


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-36923891

Clachtoll (Broch)

Funds Sought For Remote Coigach and Assynt Project


Funds for excavation and preservation of Clachtoll, if funding secured.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-36892286

Highland (Mainland)

Iron Age Broch In Lego Planned


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-36837430

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

Human Bone Found


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-36854431

Orkney

Fossiled Dung Clue To Secret Lives Of 'Pets' In The Iron Age


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-36796805

Dumfries and Galloway

Wigtownshire Iron Age Roundhouse


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-36684262

Dunnicaer (Promontory Fort)

Second Excavation At Historic Sea Side Stack


More info :

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-36053300

Barflats (Rhynie) (Hillfort)

Archaeologists Find Pictish Palace in Aberdeenshire


Archaeologists excavating a field in Aberdeenshire (aka drewland) where standing stones where found believe they have uncovered the entrance to a Pictish palace. (Iron Age)

More at :

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-34075227

Mar Lodge (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Early Cairngorm People


Early Cairngorm mountain people evidence has been found.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-33425672

Moncreiffe Hill (Hillfort)

Archaeologists Hoping To Scrape Their Way To Moncreiffe Hill's Ancient Secrets


Painstaking excavations of one of Tayside's greatest Iron Age seats of power have been carried on Moncreiffe Hill.

http://www.thecourier.co.uk/news/local/perth-kinross/archaeologists-hoping-to-scrape-their-way-to-moncreiffe-hill-s-ancient-secrets-1.554790

Perth and Kinross

Neolithic Stone Puts Spotlight On Perthshire Glen's Ancient History


An ancient relic that shines a light on Neolithic life has been discovered in a picturesque reserve in Highland Perthshire.

More info :

http://www.thecourier.co.uk/news/local/perth-kinross/neolithic-stone-puts-spotlight-on-perthshire-glen-s-ancient-history-1.134366

White Caterthun (Hillfort)

Video - Student Takes To The Skies To Recreate Ancient Past Of Angus


An early Angus settlement has been recreated after 2,000 years by a Dundee art student.

More info and video :

http://www.thecourier.co.uk/news/local/angus-the-mearns/video-student-takes-to-the-skies-to-recreate-ancient-past-of-angus-1.642732

Ravelrig (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Palisaded Settlement and Iron Age roundhouse reveal story etc


Roundhouse and settlement show shadows of late Bronze Age and Iron Age communities.

More info :

http://www.culture24.org.uk/history-and-heritage/archaeology/art509767-palisaded-settlement-and-iron-age-roundhouse-reveal-story-of-prehistoric-scottish-communities

Aberdeenshire

4,000 Year Old Pottery Found In Dyce


What you find when making a car park.

http://www.eveningexpress.co.uk/news/local/4-000-year-pottery-found-at-planned-aberdeen-car-park-1.404612
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