Broch of Burroughston

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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.

Weather


Broch of Burroughston 7 day weather forecast, weather in Shapinsay, Orkney Islands

Today
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 11.8 m/sec (N)
Sunday, May 29
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9℃ with wind speed 11.3 m/sec (NNW)
Monday, May 30
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 8.8℃ with wind speed 8.5 m/sec (NNW)
Tuesday, May 31
Expect a temp in the range 8.9℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (SSW)
Wednesday, Jun 01
Expect a temp in the range 9.7℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (ESE)
Thursday, Jun 02
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 9.9℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (ENE)
Friday, Jun 03
Expect a temp in the range 9.1℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (NNE)


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

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