Monday, 20 August 2012

Plain and Exciting

A sandy plain at Bornais, on the west coast of South Uist, does not look particularly inviting from this angle. However, recent archaeological research by teams from the Universities of Cardiff and Sheffield have indicated that significant Iron Age and Viking settlements took place here. Some details, including images of 'exotic items from abroad', are carried by the BBC.

Scottish Islands Explorer - both paper and CD Archive versions have been laid down

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