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first Scottish dinosaur footprint was discovered on the Isle of Skye in 1982 there have been discoveries of a whole host of dinosaur tracks there,” said Dr Clark, who.very recently discovered Dinosaur footprints on the mainland for the first time to the north of Inverness. In 2006 Dr Neil Clark appeared in the book of Guinness World Records with his discovery of the World’s smallest dinosaur footprint. Since the first Scottish dinosaur footprint was discovered on the Isle of Skye in 1982, there have been many more discoveries of a whole host of dinosaurs’ footprints there. The early ancestors of tyrannosaurs may have been identified from bones and teeth found on the Isle of Skye along with footprints that suggest these animals cared for their young rather than making them fend for themselves.

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Profile for Scotland Correspondent

Scotland Correspondent Issue 31