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House 3 looking south to House 5 with deposits of black burnt grain visible in the floor.
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House 4 with central scoop hearth and post holes.
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House 5 looking north to House 3 with internal piers, drain system and central hearth.
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Stone quarry (Trench E) for the houses. The quarry was deliberately filled after use and eventually capped with midden.
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Aerial view of Minehowe landscape looking south east
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Section through the encircling ditch
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Metalworking workshop outside the main ditch
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Glass bead from Minehowe
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Seal fish spoon Credit -National Museums of Scotland
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Looking into the chamber from the top
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Burial of a young woman under the floor of the metalworking workshop
Early Neolitihc House.JPG
Local interest in the excavations was high.JPG
Mound 1 cist reexcavated following 1850s investigations.JPG
Site under excavation.JPG