Louise Brown

Excavations at Old Scatness, Shetland – Volume 1: The Pictish Village and Viking Settlement by S J Dockrill, J M Bond, V E Turner, L D Brown, D J Bashford, J E Cussans and R A Nicholson (Lerwick: Shetland Heritage Publications, 2010), £45.

Old Scatness in Shetland is perhaps the most complex archaeological project ever to have been undertaken in Scotland. This volume presents the archaeology of the Late Iron Age (Pictish) village and the ensuing Viking settlement of the site.

Old Scatness Excavation Manual: A case study in archaeological recording, edited by S J Dockrill, J M Bond, V E Turner and L D Brown (Lerwick: Shetland Amenity Trust, 2007), £13.50.

This publication provides an account of the methodology and processes employed during a complex, multi-period excavation and survey project.

To purchase either of these books, contact: Shetland Amenity Trust, Garthspool, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0NY, tel: 01595 694688.