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Hexagonal Building

A six sided building on Sanday - with matching chimneys.
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Picture added on 27 September 2007
Comments:
What a lovely building. Does anyone know who built it, when and for what reason? Is it just a house or does it have a duty?

Very unusual.
Added by Ross on 28 September 2007
'Geramount Lodge' ornamental gate house for the now roofless mansion house of Geramount which is behind it. Both built, I believe, by Traill Urquhart, who was an MP. The Lodge is not in such good condition now. The last people to actually live there were Joe and Lynn Campion, probably back in the late 1970's or early 80's.
Added by Dave Smith on 28 September 2007
Dear Sir,

We are writing on behalf of the Sanday Community Association, and the Horne Photographic Archive in particular. The Horne Photographic Archive is a research tool for members of the community as well as a source for displays in the Sanday Heritage Centre.
We are writing to request your permission to reproduce your Sanday photographs from Orkney Image Library. We would give due acknowledgement to yourself as contributor/photographer, and they would not be used for any commercial purpose.

We hope that you can help us in this matter.
Added by Sheena and Andrew on 11 March 2014
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