Standing Stones of Orkney Mug

Standing Stones of Orkney Mug

Standing Stones of Orkney Mug Thought you might like to know there’s a mug for sale for £6.99 that has a nice silhouette of Stennes on it. If you’re interested, link is: http://www.judithglue.com/products/standing-stones-of-orkney-mug...
The Tomb of the Otters

The Tomb of the Otters

A STONE AGE burial chamber in Orkney has yielded a gruesome haul of more than 1,000 human bones, it was revealed June 13, 2011. Drawing the north cell lintel of Tomb of the Otters. Photo: © ORCA The 5,000-year-old human bones – numbering at least 1,000, but...
Ring of Brodgar to be investigated

Ring of Brodgar to be investigated

ONE OF Western Europe’s most impressive prehistoric sites and the third largest stone circle in the British Isles—Orkney’s Ring of Brodgar—is the subject of a major archaeological project to start next week. A month-long programme will be undertaken by a 15-strong...