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Archaeologists' delight at Minehowe burial

A rare Iron Age burial is causing great excitement among the experts working at Minehowe — and as usual has raised more questions about life around the Iron Age site.

Archaeologists returned to the Tankerness site last week and by Monday had discovered a complete human skeleton buried in the floor of the metalworking structure outside Minehowe's circular ditch.

See Orkneyjar for full details
Posted by Orkneyjar
12th August 2004ce

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