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
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9.7℃ with wind speed 14.9 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8℃ with wind speed 17.4 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 7.6 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 15 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (SSW)
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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