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Hoy, Lyness, Royal Naval Oil Terminal, Roman Catholic Church

Church (20th Century)

Site Name Hoy, Lyness, Royal Naval Oil Terminal, Roman Catholic Church

Classification Church (20th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Scapa Flow

Canmore ID 140890

Site Number ND39SW 20.10

NGR ND 30681 94952

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Orkney Islands
  • Parish Walls And Flotta
  • Former Region Orkney Islands Area
  • Former District Orkney
  • Former County Orkney

Archaeology Notes

ND39SW 20.10 30681 94952

All that survives of the former Roman Catholic Church at Lyness is the brick and concrete base. A slightly raised section was noted at the E end of the base, and concrete steps remain at the same end.

Visited by RCAHMS (DE, GS, SW), August 1997.


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