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Calf of Eday NW

Chambered Tomb

<b>Calf of Eday NW</b>Posted by greywetherImage © greywether
Nearest Town:Kirkwall (31km SSW)
OS Ref (GB):   HY578385 / Sheet: 5
Latitude:59° 13' 52.46" N
Longitude:   2° 44' 22.45" W

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The local boatman - ask at the (only) shop - will take you over from Eday to the Calf where there are three chambered tombs in reasonable condition.

See also Calf of Eday Long and Calf of Eday SE.

This site has 7m diameter cairn covering passage and four-part chamber (both accessible).
greywether Posted by greywether
2nd December 2003ce
Edited 9th December 2003ce


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RCAHMS NMRS No. HY53NE 2 wideford Posted by wideford
8th January 2004ce