Knap of Howar

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Knap of Howar: Probably the oldest standing stone houses in north-west Europe, dating from the early Neolithic period. Two houses, approximately rectangular, with stone cupboards and stalls. Contemporary with the chambered tombs of Orkney.

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On the island of Papa Westray about 0.25 miles West of Holland Farm. Orkney Ferries Ltd from Kirkwall.

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