Giant's Grave - Trench 3 - Stage 2Your model is disabled. For more details go to Edit properties3D Model
Trench 3 – Stage 2 – Trench 3, excavated in 2016, revealed at its base the remains of a substantial kerb wall built as a double skin of large rectangular slabs seen running diagonally across the trench. The continuation of the kerb wall at its junction with the façade was revealed in trench 4 in 2017
2017 was the final season of excavation at the Early Neolithic chambered cairn of Giant’s Grave, Islay, Inner Hebrides by the team from the University of Reading, Bournemouth University and Islay. We are also grateful to the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and Islay Heritage for additional funding and support.