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1. Brough of Birsay

RecordAuthor Máirín Mac Carron
ISODate 2002-05-31
Date 31 May 2002
PictureCredit Jane Hawkes
County Orkney
Townland Birsay
Area Scotland
GeneralContext Stone slab. Tombstone
GeneralDescription Close-up of the three warriors. They each have square shields which are decorated, the figure to the right has the most ornate shield, and also has a bigger spear.

  1. Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland: Argyll, An Inventory of the Monuments, Vol. 1, Kintyre1st, , Glasgow (1971) Inventory of the monuments in the area of Kintyre..