HY3304 : The Round Kirk, Orphir

taken 10 years ago, near to Crya, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

The Round Kirk, Orphir
The Round Kirk, Orphir
Slight remains around the apse and the outline marking the circumference remain from the early 12th Century Norse church. It is unique in Scotland and its design was inspired by a Viking's visit to Jerusalem.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 20 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 July, 2007
Category
Church (ruined)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 335 043 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:55.2966N 3:9.3747W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 335 044
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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