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Appiehouse, Stenness, Orkney
Scotland

The snow has come early this year, we don't usually get heavy snow before the new year.

This view is shot from a field blonging to the farm of Appiehouse in Clouston in Stenness. The view looks across the Stenness Loch to the Ness of Brodgar and a snow showere coming in from that direction.

Copyright: John Leith
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Taken: 27/11/2010
Uploaded: 28/11/2010
Updated: 15/09/2014
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Tags: appiehouse; stenness; snow; brodgar; neolithic orkney
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