Ness o Brodgar

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Ness o Brodgar
Ness of Brodgar 19 - 6.7.16.jpg
Excavations at the Ness o Brodgar.
Ness o Brodgar is locatit in Orkney Islands
Ness o Brodgar
Shawn within Orkney Islands
Location Mainland, Orkney
Region Scotland
Coordinates 58°59′49″N 3°12′58″W / 58.997°N 3.216°W / 58.997; -3.216
Teep Neolithic settlement or releegious steid
Periods Neolithic
Site notes
Ainership Ness of Brodgar Trust; also private ownership
Public access Anerly bi guided tour in excavation
Teep Cultural
Criteria i, ii, iii, iv
Designatit 1999 (23rd session)
Pairt o Hert o Neolithic Orkney
Reference no. 514
State Pairty Scotland
Region Europe an North Americae

The Ness o Brodgar is an airchaeological steid coverin 2.5 hectares (6.2 acres) atween the Raing o Brodgar an the Stones o Stenness in the Hert o Neolithic Orkney Warld Heritage Steid in Orkney, Scotland.

Coordinates: 58°59′49″N 3°12′58″W / 58.997°N 3.216°W / 58.997; -3.216