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Shapinsay Visitor Information Guide

Shapinsay a substantial island which guards the entrance to Kirkwall from the north east, is fertile and produces fine cattle. lt has few archaeological sites, but it is remarkable in this and of prehistory in having the Orkney's only baronial style castle, built in 1847 by Col. David Balfour on a splendid tree backed site on his estate and named after him. List holiday accommodation including Hotels, B&B, Guest-Houses and Self Catering from cottages to apartments.

  • Shapinsay Geolocation Latitude 59.0441° N Longitude -2.8531° W
  • Shapinsay Postcode KW17
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