Emma Morrice

One of the projects that has taken place over the past few years, Mesolithic Deeside, which undertakes small scale excavations along the River Dee.

New report highlights major archaeological projects across north-east


Major discoveries made in the three-year period of the strategy include an Iron Age hillfort at Huntly, an Iron Age settlement at Cruden Bay, an Iron Age cemetery and settlement at Inverurie, Palaeolithic flints along Deeside, a prehistoric building at Aden Country Park and a Bronze Agee cemetery at Carnoustie, which is also included under Aberdeenshire Council's remit.