Steading Holiday Cottages

Enjoy the spirit of Ardnamurchan

Archaeology Opportunities in West Ardnamurchan this Summer

EXCAVATION AT CLADH AINDREIS (Swordle):

 

Volunteers are welcome at Swordle on the following dates, 10am start: JULY: Wednesday 23rd, Friday 25th, Sunday 27th, Monday 28th, Tuesday 29th, Wednesday 30th, Thursday 31st; AUGUST: Friday 1st, Sunday 3rd, Monday 4th, Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th.

Contact p.richardson@archaeologyscotland.org.uk to book a place.

 

OPEN DAYS AT CLADH ANDREIS (Swordle):

 

Tours will take place on site in Swordle Bay between 10am and 4pm on Sunday 27th July and Sunday 4th August, no booking needed, everybody welcome.

 

TALKS AND LECTURES:

 

Tuesday 29th of July (This talk is now fully booked – sorry)

7.00-9.00pm at Kilchoan Learning Centre – The Vikings in Scotland: some close encounters of the museum kind – Trevor Cowie, Scottish History and Archaeology Department, National Museums Scotland.

 

Thursday 31st July

7.30-8.30 at the Community CentreThe Ardnamurchan Transitions Project:

Fleshing out the past through the material remains

No booking needed, entrance is free.

 

CAMAS NAN GEALL WORKDAY:

 

Thursday 24th of July – a workday at Camas nan Geall. The site contains a Neolithic chambered cairn, historic graveyard and a post medieval township. The workday will aim to manage the vegetation, survey the sites and understand these important sites a little better.

Contact p.richardson@archaeologyscotland.org.uk to book a place.