‎Iron Age – Celts, Picts and Romans

Celts, more than simply one type of people is a common culture that spread to Scotland from Europe. Starting in Hungary through Austria, Switzerland and southern Germany into Britain and Scotland. It was a civilisation. This was a tribal, hierarchical and agricultural society. They held deep beliefs that we would find unacceptable today such as human sacrifices.  They appreciated beauty and eroticism.

It was a time of personal spiritual freedom

Hill Forts

Hill Forts

Map showing the Celtic Tribes of Britainceltic1

All of this before the Gaels came.

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