Isle of Scalpay and Skye Archaeology in Scotland

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Isle of Scalpay, Scalpay House, Broadford, Isle of Skye, IV49 9BS

The Isle of Skye, Scotland

Skye and Scalpay Archaeology

The Skye and Lochalsh area has a high density of archaeological sites and monuments relating to the prehistoric and historic periods, ranging from Mesolithic flint scatters and shell middens to the deserted settlements of the Clearances.

Isle of Skye and Scalpay Archaeology

Isle of Skye and Scalpay Archaeology

Archaeological fieldwork at Sites such as High Pasture Cave and Scotland’s First Settlers Project have recorded a wealth of potential settlements from Mesolithic to Hunter-Gatherer to Bronze and Iron Ages to Viking and Medieval.

Scalpay boasts a well-defined Viking village; rockshelters; roundhouse; sheilings; lazy beds and the remains of many crofts.

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  • Scalpay House, Broadford,
  • Isle of Skye, IV49 9BS

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