Archaeology Field Trip (Staneydale 'Temple')

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Learn more about life in Neolithic/Bronze Age Shetland with a walk to Staneydale ‘Temple’ – excavated just after the war by Charles Calder and surveyed again in 2008 by Simon Clarke and Esther Renwick (UHI) and by Ditlev Mahler (Uni of Copenhagen) in 2010.  Explore the site including the new features identified in these surveys. No experience necessary.

Suitable for anyone capable of walking for over an hour over uneven ground.  Please bring appropriate clothing and wellies/waterproof footwear (unless very dry!)  Due to limited parking on site some car sharing may be necessary.

Tutor: Dr Esther Renwick
Venue: Meet at parking space, Staneydale 'Temple'
Duration / Dates: 1 day: Sunday 19 May 2019
Times: 11am - 1pm
Cost: £10.35 / £6.35 c
Category:
  • General interest
  • Shetland heritage
Type:
  • Day Classes
  • The Scotish Goverment
  • Shetland Island Council
  • Learn Direct Scotland