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Sunday 16 June 2013|
This year we are visiting Shapinsay, leaving Kirkwall at 1130 and returning on the 1730 ferry. We will be having lunch at the Smithy (£6.50) and will be visiting David Holmes pottery and Balfour Castle (£10) in the afternoon. Bus provided but members responsible for their own ferry fares.
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Monumental Inscriptions in Sanday
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