HY3612 : Cuween Hill

taken 13 years ago, near to Grimbister, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

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Cuween Hill
Cuween Hill
Just below the crest of the hill, the mound covers the chambered cairn. Torch provided, but no other 'mod cons' - getting inside this one involves crawling on hands and knees! The strange towers on top of the hill are stacks of slates, apparently piled up just for fun.
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Date Taken
August 2005   (more nearby)
Thursday, 15 September, 2005
Ancient mound   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 36 12 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 58:59.6928N 3:6.4102W
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