STOP PRESS – Structure Eight’s latest example of decorated stone

After yesterday’s discovery, we thought it couldn’t get any better. Then today, as the weary excavators began making their way home, the Structure Eight team emerged from the building clutching another large decorated stone. This stone is decidedly different, however. Instead of the incised chevrons, triangles and zigzags we’ve come …

STOP PRESS – Decorated stone recovered from interior of Structure Eight

Structure Eight – or more correctly an earlier building lying beneath it – produced another stunning example of Neolithic decorate stone today. The stone, pictured above, was spotted by Lorna in the extraordinary light that raked across the site this morning. It features four bands of decoration, but areas appear to …