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'All categories', published between January 2001 and January 2099

29 September 2015

Archaeologists uncover Bronze Age ‘sauna house’ in Orkney

Media Releases

Archaeologists in Orkney have uncovered the remains of over 30 buildings dating from around 4000 BC to 1000 BC, together with field systems, middens and cemeteries. The find includes a very rare Bronze Age building which experts believed could have been a sauna or steam house, which may have been built for ritual purposes.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=47237

28 September 2015

Scotland’s first ‘Heritage Angels’ named

Media Releases

2015 Scottish Heritage Angel Awards winners announced

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=47189

24 September 2015

Doors Open Across Edinburgh

Media Releases

Historic Scotland and The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS) are opening the doors to some of Edinburgh’s most fascinating hidden gems this weekend (26th and 27th September) as part of the Scottish Civic Trust’s Doors Open Days programme.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=47166

23 September 2015

Summer sees record breaking visitor numbers

Media Releases

More than 1.8 million people flocked to Historic Scotland’s heritage attractions between June and August

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=47159

21 September 2015

Rebels and Redcoats at Stirling Castle

Media Releases

Visitors to Stirling Castle this weekend (Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September) will have the chance to meet the Jacobite rebels and redcoat soldiers who clashed at the Battle of Sheriffmuir 300 years ago this November.

http://www.historic-scotland.gov.uk/largertext/news_search_results.htm/news_article.htm?articleid=47131

'All categories', published between January 2001 and January 2099


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