2018 Field Season – Fearnan Crannog

2018 Field Season – Fearnan Crannog

After two months of very good weather here in central Scotland, we are beginning again our underwater investigation of crannogs in Loch Tay, Perthshire. Our first target for the 2018 field season is Fearnan Crannog.Fearnan Crannog is notable for being just 200 m to...
Milton Morenish Excavation Begins

Milton Morenish Excavation Begins

We are back at Loch Tay, this time to excavate at Milton Morenish Crannog. Again our objective is to sample timbers that we will date using dendrochronology, radiocarbon and Bayesian statistical analysis. Milton Morenish Crannog is located near the north shore of Loch...

Closing Down Dall Bay South Crannog Excavation

In the last few days we have finished our work at Dall Bay South Crannog and have headed back home. These final days included detailed recording of Trench 2, using both traditional drawn plans and more modern photogrammetric techniques. In the last blog, the precise...