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Inveraray Castle (Standing Stone / Menhir)

Inveraray Castle Stone on Flickr

2nd September 2007, Connect Festival Guitar Stage.

Old Bewick Hillfort

Beckinsall Archive

Birds-eye view of the fort

Howick (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)


A Mesolithic Settlement at Howick, Northumberland.

More details of the excavation.

Howick Project

Amateur archaeologists John Davies and Jim Hutchinson discovered Mesolithic flint artefacts eroding from a cliff-edge at Howick, Northumberland. This prompted a detailed investigation of the site by archaeologists from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne during the summers of 2000 and 2002. The remains of a Mesolithic hut were discovered ....

Lordenshaw (Cup and Ring Marks / Rock Art)

Recording Rock Art in 3 Dimensions

Project undertaken by Dr Margarita Díaz-Andreu, Department of Archaeology, the University of Durham (U.K)
click on the link then look for the following:

research --> Northumberland --> 3D recording
Previously known as Pebblethief...

Based currently in north Northumberland but soon to be returned to Cumbria.
Area covered by travels includes Scotland and north of England.
Often to be seen wandering aimlessly staring at the ground dragging a large rucksack (contents usually assorted cameras, GPS, batteries, bananas, plastic bags, pebbles).
Favoured habitats are places with plenty of sky and powerful scenery.


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