HY4012 : Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn

3 km from Hatston, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn
Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn
A fine Neolithic chambered cairn with three concentric walls and a burial chamber with three large cells.
Curiously entered from the top.
Damsay island in Bay of Firth beyond.
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year taken
1995
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Date Taken
July 1995   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 16 November, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Islands  Moorland 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 408 121 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:59.5151N 3:1.8206W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 409 120
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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