Forteviot

from the Neolithic to Scottish Kings

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A University of Aberdeen team has uncovered startling evidence at Forteviot: a massive Neolithic ritual complex, as well as evidence for the origins of Scottish kingship. Did early Scottish kings use a prehistoric ceremonial centre to build their power?
Original languageEnglish
Pages12-19
Number of pages8
Volume231
Specialist publicationCurrent Archaeology
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2009

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Forteviot : from the Neolithic to Scottish Kings. / Noble, Gordon.

In: Current Archaeology, Vol. 231, 04.2009, p. 12-19.

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