South Ronaldsay attractions

Top Choice Archaeological Site in South Ronaldsay

Tomb of the Eagles

Two significant archaeological sites were found here by a farmer on his land. The first is a Bronze Age stone building with a firepit, indoor well and plenty of seating (a communal cooking site or the original Orkne…
Archaeological Site in South Ronaldsay

Banks Chambered Tomb

Discovered while digging was under way for a car park, this 5000-year-old chambered tomb has yielded a vast quantity of human bones, well preserved thanks to the saturation of the earth. The tomb, dug into bedrock, …