Location: Huntly, Aberdeenshire
Dates: 3rd to 14th August 2020
Cost: £850, or £50 per day. if not providing own accommodation
Age: Minimum age 17, unless accompanied by parents
Training / Experience: None required.
Accommodation: Yes
Organization: Rampart Scotland
Name: Dr Murray Cook
Address: 6a Gladstone Place, Stirling, FK8 2NN
Email: [email protected]
Telephone: 07929 848 145


Newly discovered Pictish Fort under excavation. [Image: Dr Murray Cook]

The Battle Hill Prehistoric Landscape Project is the 20th season of a long-term, relaxed and open series of research and training excavations into Prehistoric Aberdeenshire. The project has to date produced over 12 publications and Dr Murray Cook’s PhD. This season will focus on a newly discovered Pictish Fort, a Neolithic Cairn and medieval structure.

The project is open to all levels of experience and is meant to be fun and relaxed.

Find out more about this exciting dig:

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