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Ring of Brodgar Orkney Images, Pictures & Photos

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Images, pictures & photos of the Ring of Brodgar ( circa 2,500 to 2,000 BC) a Neolithic henge with a stone circle inside, the third largest and most northern in the British Isles, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Mainland Orkney, Scotland.

A henge is a circular ditch with a bank. Most hedges do not have circles of stones inside them which is what makes the Ring of Brodgar along with Avebury and Stonehenge unusual.

4000 years the climate of Orkney was a lot warmer...
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