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Ancient human arm bone found in Orkney

August 16th, 2016 | by Admin

A human arm bone has been found during excavations of Neolithic buildings in Orkney. He said there were several theories [&hellip

Stone Age homes were painted

November 2nd, 2010 | by Admin

Red, yellow and orange pigments have been found on 5,000-year-old Stone Age homes on Orkney. It is the earliest ever [&hellip

Neolithic tomb complex found on Orkney

November 1st, 2010 | by Admin

A man stumbled upon a 5,000-year-old tomb complex while doing some landscaping. It appears to contain a central passageway and [&hellip

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