Free preview of our Stone Circles CD-ROM in the new Stone Circle Shop
Megalithic Mysteries - Scotland Navigation:
Back ] Up ] Next ]


Chambered Cairn, Orkney

Click Here
for Hi-Res image
(74 k & 92k)

Excavated in 1884, when a large number of pottary bowls were found. The tomb gave its name to this particular sort of pottery - Unstan Ware. One of two main categories found on Orkney, these bowls have a high rim and a pointed base.

Access: On the A965 road 4km out of Stromness

Rating: General Impression 3, Ambience 4, Access 3

Personal: Great fun climbing inside.

Megalithic Mysteries - Scotland Navigation: Back ] Up ] Next ]

Back to the Home Page Megaliths in Scotland Megaliths in England
The Stone Circle Shop Megaliths in Wales Megaliths in Ireland
Recommended Books Audio Tours and Sound Discussion Board
Guest Book:
Sign / View
Search this site
Order or find out more
Price 20 ($30)
Order now
Stone Circles and Rows - a photographic tour on CD-ROM
Over 500 entries with photographs
Map based interface
Windows and Mac format
270 Hi-res images and maps available for personal use

Above photographs Andy Burnham unless otherwise stated

You are free to use up to 20 of my photographs on your web site provided that:
1 - they are not images credited to another photographer
2 - you put a link to and credit Andy Burnham near every image used

For images credited to other photographers please ask permission by contacting me for their e-mail address.
Using material in any other way without the author's permission is strictly forbidden.