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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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26 April 2015

Allan Ramsay - Master Draughtsman

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Weaving the Unicorn exhibition

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Shift and Spin

Stanley Mills

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Medieval Schiltron

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