Our 2015 Digging Season dates are: 29th June – 24th July 2015 and 24th August – 2nd October 2015 at Newbarns. Visitors are extreamly welcome! Visit our Photoblog on our News Page or watch or introductory video below.
If you zoom in on the map, you can see the South Cairn very clearly in the field to the South East of Newbarns Loch
Parking is in the same field as the South Cairn. As soon as you turn on to the estate road open the Gate on the left and drive in – shutting it after you.
Any cheques sent to us should be made payable to: ‘Stewartry Archaeological Trust’
You are welcome to volunteer for The Newbarns Training Dig for 2015 Digging Season 29th June – 24th July 2015 24th August – 2nd October 2015 Minimum stay is two weeks. Volunteers will gain experience in : * General Excavation
The Newbarns Dig LOCAL AUTHORITY – Dumfries & Galloway PARISH – Colvend & Southwick SITE NAME – The Newbarns Project NAMES OF CONTRIBUTORS – Liz & Alastair Penman TYPE OF SITE: Two Neolithic Kerb Cairns and one E.B.A. satellite Kerb Cairn with