Explore our latest regional research framework, made in collaboration with Perth and Kinross Heritage Fund and funded by Historic Environment Scotland.
FTCSS aims to link, inspire, mobilize and direct the efforts of anyone with an interest in carved stone monuments in Scotland. With expertly written chapters and over 40 case studies, this framework offers a unique overview of carved stones and our approach to studying them.
Case Study of the Month
Oakbank Crannog is one of the best preserved Iron Age crannogs in Europe, with extremely well-preserved architectural features and artefactual evidence. The fascinating excavations at the underwater site offered a unique insight into the lives of the crannog dwellers. Read the full case study to learn more about this internationally significant site and its collections.
The Historic Environment Scotland-funded project Tracing the Lines: Uncovering Grooved Ware Trajectories in Neolithic Scotland, coordinated by Drs Alex Gibson and Mike Copper of the University of Bradford, aimed to investigate the nature and timing of the spread of Grooved Ware beyond Orkney. You can Download the database created as part of the project here.
The newest addition to the Student Network, this section aims to provide a platform for Early Career Researchers to share exciting and innovative research covering all aspects of Scottish archaeology
Collaborating with museums and experts, ScARF organises one-day skills workshops designed for any individuals who are involved with, or has an interest in museum collections and archaeological research in Scotland. Find out more information about past and future workshops here.