• Our recent Blog Post by Eric Grant looks forward to our next excavation in September 2019 which will focus on the Barrow Cemetery (see image, right). The excavation will be directed by Steve Birch of West Coast Archaeological Services, whilst Dr Gordon Noble of University of Aberdeen will act as an advisor. Fancy volunteering? Then sign up here.

  • Tarradale Through Time has a brand new visual display which is touring libraries and other local venues this summer. See our Summer Update for full details of where and when you can see it.

  • The 2017 Tarradale dig found two Mesolithic antler "T axes" out of only 5 examples known in Scotland. Expert Ben J Elliott will give a Special Talk on these important finds on Thursday 18 July 7.30 at North Kessock Hall.

  • See also Eric Grant's Blog Post containing the radiocarbon dating results from the Mesolithic Shell Midden sites excavated in 2017. It also includes photos of the antler tools after conservation. The story has been featured in The Scotsman, BBC Online and in the national press.

  • In early March 2019 a fantastic barbed and tanged arrowhead was found at Tarradale during a visit by the Young Archaeologists' Club. Fieldwalking takes place at Tarradale on Sunday mornings during winter and early spring until the fields are sown. 

  • See our full list of Blog Posts here and find out more about what we have got up to over the last two seasons.‚Äč



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