Broch of Burroughston (Orkney Islands)
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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Monday, with high temperatures falling to 3°C on Monday.Light rain overnight.Today's Forecast
-1->452% 55% 7 mph
8:38 am 4:10 pmOvercast throughout the day and windy until evening.Friday, Jan 25th
3->688% 97% 22 mph
8:36 am 4:12 pmRain starting in the afternoon and windy starting in the evening.Saturday, Jan 26th
3->691% 98% 5 mph
8:34 am 4:15 pmLight rain in the morning and windy throughout the day.Sunday, Jan 27th
2->489% 72% 38 mph
8:32 am 4:17 pmFoggy in the evening and windy starting in the evening.Monday, Jan 28th
1->339% 91% 15 mph
8:30 am 4:20 pmFoggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Tuesday, Jan 29th
1->351% 91% 15 mph
8:28 am 4:22 pmFoggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Wednesday, Jan 30th
1->323% 49% 13 mph
8:26 am 4:25 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Thursday, Jan 31st
2->334% 89% 18 mph
8:23 am 4:27 pm
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