Stenness reveals new archaeology

Orkney Archaeologists may have discovered one of the largest stone circles in Britain.

Ring of Brodgar

A large stone circle may lay under the waters of the Loch of Stenness

A report in the New Scotsman on 9th October announced findings from Seismic images taken in the Loch of Stenness, which appear to show a large circular feature in the water south of the Ring of Brodgar.

Archaeologists are now planning to send a diving team into the area to investigate the findings.

Similar in size to the Ring of Brodgar, which to date is the third largest in Britain, Archaeologists are excited about discovering a much earlier structure.

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