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Pictures and images of the traditional Blackhouse of Arnol, Isle of Lewis, Scotland.

The Blackhouse, no 42 at Arnol in Scotland is an original crofters dwelling complete with living for themselves and their animals. The Blackhouse was built with a double dry stone wall as a long building with rounded ends. Wooden beams made a roof which was covered with turf and thatch to keep the rain out.

The Blackhouse had hardly any windows and the one at Arnol has a few small...
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