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Kirkwall's Taj Mahal
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Kirkwall's Taj Mahal

The Power Station. I don't remember seing these chimneys and tanks in the "artist's impression" of the Power Station, published before it was built. It's a nice building, spoiled by the clutter at the back.
Picture added on 07 August 2007
Comments:
I always wondered what those "chimneys and tanks" were. And why anyone allowed the most beautiful view of the the town to be ruined.
Added by Karen English on 13 August 2007
The station started off with smaller engines and smaller stacks back in 1953 and as demand grew by Orkney consummers then the engines were increased in size to cope with demand
Added by Ross on 20 May 2008
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Kirkwall

Enhanced version of Victoria Street, KirkwallKirkwall Town Hall May 1961Kirkwall Broad Street - May 1961The Torvhaug, 2006, 16/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 15/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 14/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 13/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 12/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 11/16The Torvhaug, 2006, 10/16