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Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn, Kirkwall

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TripAdvisor
  • Cuween Hill Chambered Cairn is easily accessible from its parking area, and offers an excellent example of Neolithic funerary architecture in Orkney. It is not as heavily visited as other archaeology ...  more »
  • After struggling a little to find it and walked up a steep hill I came to this beautiful tomb very similar in form to Maeshowe but decidedly smaller and less famous beautiful aerial small parking 15 min walk ... If it rains mud Footware Council
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  • Visited Cuween on our way home to our Kirkwall holiday house, after visits to two other historic sites. Having persuaded my wife that the distance from car park to cairn was less than it really is, I ...  more »
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  • Interesting chambered cairn which is partly overlooked by its larger counterparts, but worth a visit.
  • My favorite place on the planet. When I touch the ground here I feel as if I'm touching the whole earth!