Scottish archaeology

Discover the latest Scottish archaeology news and read dig reports and finds analysis.

Archaeologists will be working alongside volunteers on an excavation at the suspected site of a medieval bishop's ...

09/08/2019

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Archaeological findings that relate to a previously unknown Mesolithic site just south of Perth have just been ...

08/08/2019

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A large Norse hall has been discovered during excavations at Skaill Farmstead, on the island of Rousay, Orkney. ...

06/08/2019

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Volunteers are welcome at the ongoing excavations at Cammo House, where archaeologists have been at work on a ...

02/08/2019

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It was already known where Scotland’s finest and best-preserved medieval tunnel lies buried beneath Paisley town ...

30/07/2019

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A 17th-century gold armorial ring found by a metal detectorist who has also discovered a rare Richard III of ...

18/07/2019

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A team working at the Waterloo battlefield in Belgium have uncovered uniform buttons from the Scots Guards and ...

18/07/2019

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A team of archaeologists working at the scene of Scotland’s ‘forgotten’ Jacobite rising have uncovered the first ...

10/06/2019

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Enjoy your best ever summer of archaeology with our guide to three exciting projects taking place over the coming ...

07/06/2019

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Archaeological excavations at Kirkton of Fetteresso near Stonehaven in Aberdeenshire have revealed a palimpsest of ...

03/06/2019

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A stunning video, based on research by the University of Aberdeen, has revealed what one of the earliest known ...

29/05/2019

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Archaeologists working at the site of the new Ayr Academy have discovered a hitherto unknown Roman marching camp ...

24/05/2019

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