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Getting here

Wideford Hill Chambered Cairn

Located between Kirkwall and Finstown, signposted from Old Finstown Road.

Grid reference - HY 409 122.

The walk to the site is over rough ground, is steep in places and can be muddy. Access into the cairn is via a trapdoor and required the use of a ladder. 

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