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Sandi Sand
Sandi Sand

Scotland, UK

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  • Waulkmill Bay
    Waulkmill Bay

    Scotland, UK

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  • Knap O' Hower © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Knap o' Howar (HS)

    Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    Probably the oldest standing stone houses in Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period.

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  • Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS)

    Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    A low mound covering a Neolithic chambered tomb with four cells. Contained the bones of men, dogs and oxen when discovered.

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  • Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS)

    Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    A massive tomb with long, narrow chamber divided into three, with 14 beehive cells opening onto the walls.

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  • Eynhallow Church © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Eynhallow Church (HS)

    Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    Ruined 12th century monastic church and post-medieval domestic buildings.

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  • Pier Arts Centre
    Pier Arts Centre

    Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA

    This outstanding modern art gallery displays work by Ben Nicholson, Barbara Hepworth and Andrew Wallis. Lively programme…

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  • Brough of Birsay © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Brough of Birsay (HS)

    Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK

    On this island, easily accessible at low tide, there was once a major Pictish and Viking settlement. The ruins of a 12th…

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  • Tormiston Mill (HS)
    Tormiston Mill (HS)

    Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH

    An excellent late example of a Scottish watermill, circa 1880, with a 4 metre diameter iron water wheel driving three...

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  • Tranquility Cottage Nursery
    Tranquility Cottage Nursery

    St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX

    Hardy grown plants from the magical, tranquil Orkney Island. Online shopping available.

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  • Maes Howe © Crown Copyright Historic Scotland. www.historicscotlandimages.gov.uk
    Maes Howe (HS)

    Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA

    One of the finest Neolithic buildings in north-west Europe.

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    Bay of Creekland
    Bay of Creekland

    Scotland, UK

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  • Linklet Bay
    Linklet Bay

    Scotland, UK

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  • Bay of Tuquoy
    Bay of Tuquoy

    Scotland, UK

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  • Widewall Bay
    Widewall Bay

    Scotland, UK

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  • 1 Sandi Sand Scotland, UK
    2 Waulkmill Bay Scotland, UK
    3 Knap o' Howar (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    4 Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn (HS) Finstown, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    5 Holm of Papa Westray Chambered Cairn (HS) Papa Westray, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    6 Eynhallow Church (HS) Eynhallow Island, Nr Rousay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    7 Pier Arts Centre Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3AA
    8 Brough of Birsay (HS) Birsay, Orkney, Scotland, UK
    9 Tormiston Mill (HS) Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HH
    10 Tranquility Cottage Nursery St. Ola, Orkney, KW15 1SX
    11 Maes Howe (HS) Stenness, Stromness, Orkney, KW16 3HA 4 stars
    12 Bay of Creekland Scotland, UK
    13 Linklet Bay Scotland, UK
    14 Bay of Tuquoy Scotland, UK
    15 Widewall Bay Scotland, UK

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