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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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25 July 2014

Olivia Irvine - Being Somewhere

Duff House

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The Three Estates Costume Exhibition

Stirling Castle

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Ring of Brodgar Guided Walk

Ring Of Brodgar Stone Circle and Henge

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Medieval Mayhem

Caerlaverock Castle

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Standing Stones of Stenness Guided Walk

Stones Of Stenness Circle And Henge

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Queens of the Castle

Edinburgh Castle

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