HY2328 : Brough of Birsay

near to Lower Palace, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Brough of Birsay
Brough of Birsay
A small uninhabited tidal island off the north west coast of The Mainland of Orkney.
Most of the remains seen on the Brough today date from its final, Norse, period of use - giving buildings ranging from 800-1200 AD.
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year taken
1995
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Geograph
Date Taken
July 1995   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 12 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Coastal  Historic sites and artefacts  Grassland  Islands  Estuary, Marine 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 2397 2851 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:8.1941N 3:19.8231W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 2382 2859
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Tidal Island 

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