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Dangerous Cliffs

You don't say? I did have to chuckle at this sign. Orkney is surrounded with dangerous cliffs, but this is the only time I've seen a wanring sign.
Picture added on 24 June 2011 at 17:11
Its because silly tourests think they can go right to the edge and look over! Even since i was a bairn it was always drilled in to me never go near the craigs as we lived next to the sea!
Added by Dawn C Wood on 24 June 2011
Aye, me father is the same wi me. I had me video camera wi me that day and father shouts at the tv when it even looks like I'm anywhere near the edge. I was with a world class climber who wouldnt go near the edge without first staking us to the ground. I got some great shots but didn't tell Dad at first that I was staked and roped to the ground. All joking aside though, it was a lovely sunny day wi no wind. We were staked to the ground enjoying the sun and watching the climbers when out of nowhere a gale force, offshore wind, full of ice, hit us like a locomotive. It passed and went out to sea as quick as it had arrived. Had we been just standing, and near the edge, we'd have been fish food for sure.
Added by Stuart Flett on 12 July 2011
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