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Gate-Piers Balfour Castle

A Category C Listed Building in North Isles, Orkney Islands

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Coordinates

Latitude: 59.0311 / 59°1'51"N

Longitude: -2.9103 / 2°54'37"W

OS Eastings: 347844

OS Northings: 1016358

OS Grid: HY478163

Mapcode National: GBR M45V.X2S

Mapcode Global: WH7BZ.88CK

Entry Name: Gate-Piers Balfour Castle

Listing Date: 9 December 1977

Category: C

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 352698

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB18618

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Shapinsay

County: Orkney Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

Parish: Shapinsay

Traditional County: Orkney

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Description

c.1850(?). Dressed stone piers with high pyramidal caps.

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