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Scotland’s Earliest People

The oldest open-air site in Scotland was discovered by archaeologists in Howburn, near Biggar.

Collection Overview

It dates to the last phases of the last glacial period, the Devensian Epoch, and provides insight into the lives of Late Upper Palaeolithic hunters. This report from Biggar Archaeology Group describes the site and its many finds.

Collection Highlights

Location of collection

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