Staggering ancient structure speaks to us down the ages
AND so it goes on – yet another spectacular archaeological find in Orkney, but this one is a real “biggie”, an astonishing discovery which is really exciting archaeologists. VisitScotland is also pretty chuffed, especially as tourism is expected to take a bit of a knock in the aftermath of the al Megrahi business.
So, what's it all about? Experts have unearthed a Neolithic “cathedral” – a massive building of a kind never before seen in Britain. It has left archaeologists stunned.
This is not like finding a couple of bits of broken pottery. This is literally groundbreaking.
For the full story, pick up a copy of today’s Press and Journal or read our digital edition now.