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5 Ancient archaeological sites in Orkney; Heritage Daily

Orkney is an archipelago in the Northern Isles of Scotland that have been inhabited for at least 8,500 years. Originally occupied by Mesolithic and Neolithic tribes and then by the Picts, Orkney was invaded and forcibly annexed by Norway in 875 and settled by the Norse.

Source: 5 Ancient archaeological sites in Orkney – HeritageDaily – Archaeology News

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