All this was nothing to the golden harvest that awaited him.
Who may describe the rapture with which our hero beheld the dazzling glories of the Kirkwall fair?
“The parish of Holm is perhaps one of the most beautiful in the Orcadian archipelago”
Continuing the story of the fatally injured Captain and Sir James Stuart…….
“Of Melsetter, situated in the beautiful island of Walls.”
David Vedder: 1832 ‘Land of the whirlpool – torrent – foam,Where oceans meet in madd’ning shock;’