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Photographs taken in the mid 90's mainly for the AA Publishing & Ordnance Survey Highland and Islands Guide book using transparency film covering the Highlands of Scotland from Inverness, northwards through Easter Ross to Wick and Thurso, along the Northern Coast, down the West Coast, including the Islands of Skye and Mull. Other material included was gathered for other AA Publishing Guides including Shetland, Pitlochry and Tayside. New photographs are now included from 2012 book commission travels in Angus, Perth, Kinross, Trossachs and Tayside.
Clickimin Broch Shetland 154812JHP 
 Clickimin Broch Tower Fortifications Stone Walls Lerwick Shetland Island Scotland lies about 1m SW of the town and is situated on what is now a peninsular of land into a small loch although originally the location would have been an island reached by a causeway. This dry stone walled building possibly from the Iron Age sited on an earlier Bronze Age structure may have been a fort or fortified farmhouse with walled ring fortifications surrounding a tower and is an example of a style of construction unique to Scotland. 
 Keywords: Scotland, Scottish, Islands, Shetland, Lerwick, town, Clickimin, Broch, dry, stone, walled, building, fort, farmhouse, blockhouse, island, loch, peninsular, causeway, entrance, landscape, preserved, transparency, scanned
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Photographer: Jim Henderson
Collection: Other Scotland
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Clickimin Broch Shetland 154812JHP
Upload Date: Tuesday, September 07, 2010
Photo Size: 4.8 MB; 5043x3720 pixels
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Clickimin Broch Tower Fortifications Stone Walls Lerwick Shetland Island Scotland

lies about 1m SW of the town and is situated on what is now a peninsular of land into a small loch although originally the location would have been an island reached by a causeway. This dry stone walled building possibly from the Iron Age sited on an earlier Bronze Age structure may have been a fort or fortified farmhouse with walled ring fortifications surrounding a tower and is an example of a style of construction unique to Scotland.
Keywords: Scotland, Scottish, Islands, Shetland, Lerwick, town, Clickimin, Broch, dry, stone, walled, building, fort, farmhouse, blockhouse, island, loch, peninsular, causeway, entrance, landscape, preserved, transparency, scanned
 


 

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