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Ness Battery, Stromness, front of lookout station
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Ness Battery, Stromness, front of lookout station

The lookout station at Ness Battery. The ground and first floor are accessible, but not the top floor. Amazing views to be had from up there looking across to Hoy.
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Picture added on 28 March 2009
Comments:
used to play there when a wee boy

Added by Billy Wilson on 31 March 2009
Lynn, you make my mouth water. Any chance of a few of these amazing views of Hoy please.
Added by Barbara on 01 April 2009
Bottom left: Battery Observation Post
Bottom right: Fire Command
Top right: Port War Signal Station

and to be confirmed, but very likely:
Top left: Searchlight Directing Station
Added by Andrew Hollinrake on 16 October 2012
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