“It took a while for anyone to notice, then Prof. Colin Richards noticed, that the types of stone used at the Ring of Brodgar, were different, as you work your way round the circle. “
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In a recent visitor survey 53% of respondents said they chose Orkney as a destination because of the archaeology it has
At the Ring of Brodgar – Name that fungi number 10
The site is the most visited place on Orkney and is frequented not just by visitors but by locals too.
“Wind blows through the Ring of Brodgar,”
“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.”
The summer solstice this year was celebrated in Orkney at the Comet Stone, the Ring of Brodgar.
The action to address the problems created at the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney by several wet winters and rising visitor numbers has improved the conditions underfoot.
over the last 50 years ” annual precipitation levels have increased by over 20% in Scotland and ” it is now 1°C warmer”.