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Knap Of Howar

Probably the oldest standing stone houses in north-west Europe

Knap Of Howar

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

Two houses, approximately rectangular, with stone cupboards and stalls. Contemporary with the chambered tombs of Orkney.

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Region – Orkney

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The Three Estates Costume Exhibition

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John Lowrie Morrison: Westlight - Northeastlight

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