Unstan Chambered Cairn, Stenness

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  • Beyond a nicely maintained gate and down a walkway, seemingly in the back yard of a private home, one finds this small cairn situated on a small peninsula. Well done informational signage at all the h...  more »
  • Don't be put off by the entrance - it is only 10' long and once inside the tomb there is a modern roof with glass skylights and no problem about standing. As long as you can bend you will be fine. Goo...  more »
  • We were brought to this compact little tomb by our guide. It is free and more interesting than its more well-known neighbour (Maes Howe). The entrance is narrower but easily accessible unless you are ...  more »
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  • Quite a lot of graffiti but much more impressive than the big near by mound because it hasn't yet been sanitised by the tour guides
  • Cave from 5000bc hard to get into need to ben d down. Guided tour
  • Ancient burial chamber that is freely open to the public. There's not much to it, but I don't think they were thinking about tourists back then! The entrance is very low meaning that you have to do a kind of stooped crawl for a short period, so no good for those with access issues.
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