Mainland Historic Sites and Landmarks

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Ring of BrodgarRing of Brodgar
Orkney Islands, UK

Dating from around 2500 BCE, this magnificent stone circle occupies a scenic location between two lakes on Orkney. At nearly 104 meters in diameter, the Ring of Brodgar is the third largest stone circle in Britain.

Comet StoneComet Stone
Orkney Islands, UK

Located just outside the Ring of Brodgar, the Comet Stone is a heavy stone 1.8 m high. Lying at right angles to it are the remains of two other stones.