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Broch of Burroughston

Burroughston Broch is an Iron Age broch located on the island of Shapinsay in the Orkney Islands.

The brock has an external diameter of around 18 metres, and an internal diameter of around 10 metres, whilst the drystone walls are up to four metres thick in some parts and there is a complete chamber intact off the entrance passage. Some remains of stone fittings are evident in the interior.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Todayrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 14.9 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 03cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 17.4 m/sec (WNW)
Saturday, Feb 04cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SSW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 15 m/sec (WNW)
Monday, Feb 06cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SSW)
Tuesday, Feb 07cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.2℃ with wind speed 12.2 m/sec (SW)

Shapinsay weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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