Freya The Walrus..….OISF….Spatulate Tool….

by Bernie Bell - 08:32 on 16 August 2022



What harm did Freya ever do?

Shame on you Norway …shame …shame…shame.


And now something which shows the positive aspects of humanity….the Orkney International Science Festival ……….

If you click on this link you’ll be able to download the programme brochure…… programme brochure

Parts of the festival can be accessed online through the OISF YouTube channel, or direct from the event description on the Festival website


PS  Reading through the programme for the IOSF I noticed that on Sunday 4th of September from 3.30 to 4.15 pm Dr. Mark Cooper will be giving an on-line talk about ‘Sailing Neolithic Seas’ - and I remembered writing this….. https://theorkneynews.scot/2021/08/26/more-about-boats-brodgar/


Hmmmmm….v. tidy spatulate tool found in Structure 27 at the Ness of Brodgar….https://www.nessofbrodgar.co.uk/dig-diary-spatulate-stone-tool-recovered-from-structure-twenty-seven/

Hmmmmmm……. https://theorkneynews.scot/2018/05/03/re-the-boyne-to-brodgar-programme-ii/

Were they tools?  Or …tools?  Sorry - can’t resist a double entendre.


Here’s one I made earlier……  https://theorkneynews.scot/2018/02/17/another-piggin-pig-story/

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