Saints and Stones: Fresh Knowe

Located near freshwater Loch Harray --thus, its name -- Fresh Knowe is an almost 200 foot tall elliptical mound measuring 125 feet by 85 feet.

It is suspected of being an early Neolithic chambered cairn.

About Fresh Knowe

Orkneyjar: Fresh Knowe
Orkneyjar: Archaeology Around the Ring o' Brodgar
Megalithic Portal: Fresh Knowe
Wikipedia: Tumulus/Burial Mound

Journey to Fresh Knowe

Fresh Knowe is located close to Loch Harray near the Ring of Brodgar off the B90055 on the Mainland, Orkney, Scotland.

Ordnance Survey Map (HY29601339)

Visitors Information

Visitors information may be found on the Orkneyjar website. General tourist information for Orkney may be found on the Visit Orkney website.

Additional Photos of Fresh Knowe

Descriptive Sign for Fresh Knowe and Other Sites Around Brodgar
Fresh Knowe By Loch Harray
Fresh Knowe
Fresh Knowe

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