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Skara Brae Orkney Images, Pictures & Photos





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Images, pictures & photos of Skara Brae, Europe's most complete Neolithic village. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

In the winter of 1840 a huge storm hit Scotland killing 200 people and wide devastation. The high winds and waves lashed the bay of Skaill in the northern isle of Orkney and when the storm had abated the outline of houses could be seen on a low hill at the back of the beach known as Skerrabra. In the manor house close by lived the local laird, William Watt of...
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