Brian Buchanan

Brian G. Buchanan received a double BA in both Anthropology and History from Millersville University (in Pennsylvania); his MA in Public Anthropology from the American University; a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in GIS (Geographic Information Systems) a computer system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of geographical data; and received his PhD in Archaeology at the University of Durham along the Scottish Borders. A specialist on Medieval Archaeology, he is Chairperson for Durham Medieval Archaeologists. Dr. Buchanan has worked on archaeological projects both in the USA and the UK, and since entering Durham University, has been lecturer in a variety of courses, primarily in GIS and Early Medieval archaeology. His enthusiasm about archaeology and history is contagious and his knowledge of the area makes him an exceptional leader.

Tours Led by Brian Buchanan

  • Scotland Tour: Scottish Highlands & Lowlands Scotland-Tour-Edinburg-Maeshowe-Stenness-Stones-Culloden-Skara-Brae-Linthithgow-Palace-2July 28 - August 14, 2018 | Brian Buchanan From the battlefield at Culloden to Linlithgow Palace, home of the Stewart kings. And see the finely decorated 15th century Rosslyn Chapel, and the Orkney Islands stone age sites of Maeshowe, Stenness Stones, Ness of Brodgar, and Skara Brae. A join the fun at the Tomintoul Highland Games