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Ian Parker of RCAHMS surveying one of the structures in the settlement mound © Jill Harden

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Upcoming events

Excavation at Binns (c) NTS

The House of the Binns near Linlithgow has been the home...

GUARD Archaeology Ltd along with Renfrewshire Local Histo...

Moredun Top Hillfort

Volunteer on an Archaeological Dig at Moredun Top Hillfo...

Elgin museum has an ongoing display of objects and epheme...

Lecture by Professor Ian Armit and Dr Lindsey Buster, Uni...