Archaeology Links

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Archaeology Index

Archaeological Kite Aerial Photography  Links



St Ninian's Chapel, Isle of Bute. Near IR KAP

A still from a shadow-relief animation, by Jim Knowles, from a virtual 3D model.


Ancient Lothian

Scotlands Places

Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003 (2)

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General Archaeology Links

 Linlithgow Palace  Near infra-red KAP

Archaeology Scotland

The Council for Scottish Archaeology

* West of Scotland Archaeology Service * RCAHMS
Scottish Archaeological Internet Reports BAJR Federation (1) * Historic Scotland - Archaeology
The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland BAJR Courses Listing Scottish Archaeological Research Framework (ScARF)
The Scottish Industrial Heritage Society

The Highland Historic Environment Record

Scottish Industrial Preservation Trust
Scotland's Rural Past Historic Rural Settlement Group The Society for Post-Medieval Archaeology
The North of Scotland Archaeological Society Young Archaeologists Club Council for Independent Archaeology

British Council for Archaeology

  Community Archaeology Forum
Scotland Archaeology Dictionaries etc Archaeology Research
National Monuments Record Thesauri   Archaeological Objects Thesaurus
People of Medieval Scotland Rampart Scotland The Survey of Scottish Witchcraft
Undiscovered Scotland CyberScotia Ancient Scotland
IfA's Links Electronic Companion to Archaeology British Rock Art
Archaeolink Past Perfect: Exploring Archaeology Institute for Archaeologists
Past Horizons Archaeology UK: archi  Current Archaeology
Ancient Stones The Megalith Map Archaeology Data Service
Orkneyjar Megalithic Mysteries Garioch's Prehistoric Sites
Castles of Britain BBC Archaeology In-Depth Scottish Castles
Castle Studies Group The Gatehouse (Medieval castles) Community Archaeology Ltd

Scottish Archaeological Forum

Old Roads of Scotland ArchNet
The Aerial Archaeology Research Group RSPSoc Archaeology Special Interest Group Aerial Archaeology Resources
Geophysical Data in Archaeology

Guide to Good Practice

Geophysical  techniques (1) (2) (3) magnetometry (1) (2) pdf Archiving Aerial Photography and Remote Sensing Data

Guide to Good Practice

A Short Guide to Aerial Photography, Interpretation and Mapping UK Archaeology on the Internet Scottish archaeology links   (1)  (2)



Regional Archaeology Groups in Scotland



Blackness  Kite aerial thermogram

Biggar Archaeology Edinburgh Archaeological Field Society Moidart Local History Group
North of Scotland Archaeological Society Bute Archaeology Dun Eistean Archaeology Project
Glasgow Archaeological Society Lanark & District Archaeological Society Tayside & Fife Archaeological Committee
Lorn Archaeological and Historical Society Dumfries & Galloway Natural History & Antiquarian Society The Scottish Crannog Centre
Clackmannanshire Field Studies Society Cowal Archaeological and Historical Society Stewartry Archaeological Trust
Historic Rural Settlement Group Morlaggan Rural Settlement Group Kilmartin House Museum
Shorewatch Trimontium Heritage Centre The Roman Gask Project
Falkirk Community Trust Not listed? e-mail John




Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire.  KAP

Explore England's Past English Heritage  (Links)  


Irish Archaeology on the Internet The Discovery Programme The Heritage Council (Links)



Caerwent   Near IR KAP

Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust Dyfed Archaeological Trust Gwynedd Archaeological Trust
  Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust  


Archaeological Photographs

Beecraigs, West Lothian.  PAP

  RCAHMS on flickr  
Flickr Diggers of Archaeology Flickr Aerial Archaeology Flickr UK Archaeology
Flickr Forts from a Kite's View Flickr Archaeology Flickr Archaeology in Action
Flickr Scotland's Castles Other Flickr Archaeology Air Photo Mosaics of Scotland (1940s)
  See our links on (1) (2)  

UK university and college departments which include kite aerial photography in their curriculum


If you know of any please let us know



Archaeological Contractors etc

Based in Scotland and not listed?  e-mail John

Peace Knowe Hillfort    KAP

  Northlight Heritage  
AOC Archaeology Group CFA Archaeology Ltd Headland Archaeology Ltd
Abercorn Archaeology LLP Orkney College Geophysics Unit Alder Archaeology Ltd
GUARD Argyll Archaeology Landscope Engineering Ltd
RSK Environment Ltd Addyman Archaeology Rathmell Archaeology Ltd
Archaeology and Micromorphology Rebecca Shaw Archaeological Services Highland Archaeology Services Ltd
GSB Prospection Ltd Visual & Spatial Technology Centre Cameron Archaeology
Lithic Research Derek Hall ceramic specialist


07950 356081

Firat Archaeological Services
Catherine Dagg Damien Hind David Lynn
EASE Archaeology Murray Archaeological Services Ltd Alba Archaeology (Highland) Ltd
Kirkdale Archaeology Stuart Farrell Scotia Archaeology
Jennifer Robertson HARP Blairgowrie Geosciences


University Departments of Archaeology in Scotland

Torphichen Preceptory.  Original Scottish HQ of the Order of St. John.

University of the Highlands and Islands
University of St Andrews University of Arberdeen University of Edinburgh
University of Glasgow  University of Stirling Other Departments in the UK


Search Archives

1422 Conveyance to John Bompas by John Tuttebury, son and heir of Henry Tuttebury  (illuminated with UV light)

National Archives of Scotland National Register of Archives for Scotland Scottish Archive Network
  Photographing old documents     National Archives   Scottish handwriting


Maps and Aerial Photos*


Street Map Map Coordinate Converter 1 2 3 4  Flash Earth*
WoSAS Interactive Mapping Microsoft Live Search* Google Maps*
Multimap* Google Earth Download* 192.com*
National Library of Scotland Maps Gazetteer for Scotland Scottish Maps, Regions and Places
  Geology of Britain Viewer  
Scottish Geology Maps (simple) British Geological Survey   (maps) Scottish Place-Name Society