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Old Man Of Hoy

Published almost 2 years ago by David Rowley

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The Old Man of Hoy is a 449 feet (137 metre) sea stack on the island of Hoy.The Old Man is probably less than 400 years old and may not get mu<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/old-man-of-hoy-scotland">...(more)</a>

The Old Man Of Hoy

Published about 2 years ago by David Rowley

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The Old Man of Hoy is a 449 feet (137 metre) sea stack on the island of Hoy.The Old Man is probably less than 400 years old and may not ge<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-old-man-of-hoy-scotland">...(more)</a>

OISF 2011, Orkney Brewery, Quoyloo, Orkney

Published almost 3 years ago by John Leith

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Orkney International Science Festival 2011, Vintage RallyThe OISF is an annual festival which has expanded from pure <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/oisf-2011-orkney-brewery-quoyloo-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

OISF 2011, Cars, Vintage Rally, Kirkwall, Orkney

Published almost 3 years ago by John Leith

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Orkney International Science Festival 2011, Vintage RallyThe OISF is an annual festival which has expanded from <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/oisf-2011-cars-vintage-rally-kirkwall-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Hamnavoe, North Atlantic Near Hoy, Orkney

Published almost 3 years ago by John Leith

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The Hamnavoe is the ferry which travels between Stromness and Scrabster. When I took this panorama we were passing th<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hamnavoe-north-atlantic-near-hoy-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Happy Valley Bluebells, Stenness, Orkney

Published about 3 years ago by John Leith

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This is a clearing in Happy Valley, Stenness, Orkney during Bluebell season.Happy Valley is a lovely place. It was the<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/happy-valley-bluebells-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Hill of Heddle, Firth, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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The Hill of Heddle overlooks Finstown and the Bay of Firth.Currently there is considerable interest in "drowned landscapes" which is a study<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/hillofheddle-firth-orkney">...(more)</a>

Houton, Orphir, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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This is the view over Houton in Orphir. This is the location used by the photographer Tom Kent in the early 1900's to take a picture of <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/houton-orphir-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Craigiefield, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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Craigiefield is just outside Kirkwall and this panorama was taken at the start of a track along the shore. On a nice day it is a lovely walk and you can easily get quite far out towards the point.

Burray, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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After the Royal Oak was sunk in Scapa Flow, Churchill ordered barriers built between some of the islands to make the fleet anchorage more defen<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/burray-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

John Rae Kirkwall Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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This is the memorial to John Rae in St. Magnus Cathedral.John Rae was an arctic explorer and found the fate of the Franklin Expeditio<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/johnrae-kirkwall-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Appiehouse, Stenness, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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This location is on private property but the owners don't mind people walking through. Scotland has no law of trespas so you are<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/appiehouse-stenness-orkney-scotland-2">...(more)</a>

Appiehouse, Stenness, Orkney

Published over 3 years ago by John Leith

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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<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/appiehouse-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Marengo Garden, St. Margrets Hope, South Ronaldsay, Orkney

Published almost 4 years ago by John Leith

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I know very little about this community garden other than it is a very plesant place to sit and have a quiet think for a while when you are in South Ronaldsay.

Tesco, Kirkwall, Orkney

Published almost 4 years ago by John Leith

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I took this panorama just to record the fact that the new Tesco supermarket was nearly complete. Now in the future when I wonder when i<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/tesco-kirkwall-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Ireland Shore, Stenness, Orkney

Published almost 4 years ago by John Leith

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Ireland is a township in Stenness and the shore here overlooks Stromness and the western entrance to Scapa Flow. To the North t<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/ireland-shore-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Vintage Rally, Orkney International Science Festival, Kirkwall, Orkney

Published almost 4 years ago by John Leith

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2010 market the 20th anniversary of the Orkney International Science Festival. The festiv<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/vintage-rally-orkney-international-science-festival-kirkwall-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Dams, Stenness, Orkney

Published about 4 years ago by John Leith

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This small ruin is a house called Dams where "Tam o' the Dams" lived. Tam o' the Dams had the unusual speach patern where he tended to r<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/dams-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

The Click Mill, Harray, Orkney

Published about 4 years ago by John Leith

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The Click Mill is Orkney's only example of the simplest type of water mill where a horizontal paddle wheel is directly connected<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-click-mill-harray-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>

Deepdale Stone, Stenness, Orkney

Published over 4 years ago by John Leith

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The deepdale stone is a neolithic standing stone set on its own alongside the Stenness Loch. The reason for this stone being e<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/deepdale-stone-stenness-orkney-scotland">...(more)</a>