Mapping Magnus gets underway

The Mapping Magnus Community Archaeology, Research and Training Project which takes places during 2017-18 to mark the 900th anniversary of the death of St Magnus is due to get underway. Centred on the parish of Birsay in the west mainland of Orkney activities will include:

Archive research training
Geophysical survey
Excavation in Birsay Village (25 sept – 6 Oct)
Coastal survey
Noust (boat house) survey
Walkover survey
Schools workshops
Music and storytelling workshops

Interested in Archaeology? Join the team! Learn new skills!
How can I get involved? – Get in touch today! Contact details below
Where can I find out more? – Information point in Birsay Hall foyer

Web: see ‘Mapping Magnus Project’ page for updates
Social Media: Twitter: @UHIArchaeology

Contact: UHI Archaeology Institute
01856 569225. Booking essential for all activities.
Birsay contact: Norman Shearer

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