Ring of Brodgar Photo Gallery

Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
Dawn, looking east along the circle
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
Here you get an idea of just how thin some of the stones can be; it is remarkable that they have lasted as long as they have
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney at sunset
Sunset, looking west, with the Loch of Stenness in the background
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
Sunset, just a few minutes later than the previous photo. What doesn't show in the photo are the midges!
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
Dawn, looking west, with the Loch of Stenness in the background.
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
It is just after dawn, and I have the Ring of Brodgar all to myself - what a feeling!
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
The fallen stone in the foreground was hit by lightning in the 1980s
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
Looking across the encircling bank and ditch to the Ring of Brodgar.
Photo of the Ring of Brodgar, Orkney
There are 13 burial mounds surrounding the Ring of Brodgar. This is the largest, Salt Knowe, which overlooks Loch Stenness

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