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Reay Church

Reay Church - Watercolour, 13 x18 cm

At the time when the Vikings ruled over a kingdom in Orkney, they also had settlements in Caithness. These were mainly around the north and east coasts, and in those areas there was a significant influence on the language and culture. Some of that legacy can be seen in several Scandinavian-style churches, such as this one at Reay. Other examples are at Dunnet and Canisbay.

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