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Hearth settings excavated in Trench 2 (29/06/2005)

Fine, dry and sunny weather over the last few days has resulted in good progress at the High Pastures site. We have recovered some exciting finds from the Trench 2 extension and have exposed two large granite slabs below the hearth settings.  These may be the roof slabs covering the original passage into the cave. Read on for news of these discoveries.

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Trench 2 extension reveals more finds (22/06/2005)

Although the weather has remained unsettled during the past week, we have managed to make some progress with the excavation of the Trench 2 extension. Read on to see what we found.

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7th - 10th June 2005 - Superimposed Hearth Settings uncovered in Trench 2 (13/06/2005)

A fine week of weather allowed us to make good progress at the High Pastures site. Read on for details of what we have found in the trenches, including some new finds.

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Torrential rain results in some delay in progress at the High Pastures site (06/06/2005)

Heavy and prolonged rain resulted in some delay with the excavation at the High Pastures site last week, with only two days work at the beginning of the week.  However, with help from our volunteers we have been able to open up new trenches to investigate other aspects of the site.  Read on for more details and images.

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