Experts ask if there was a tsunami in ancient Orkney — Archaeology in Europe News

Maesehowe is Orkney’s most famous burial cairn, and a popular tourist attractionA new academic paper has suggested it is possible neolithic mass burials in Orkney and Shetland contain the bodies of tsunami victims.The authors said archaeologists should test remains to see if the bones show the distinctive signs of drowning in sea water.Prof James Goff…

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