The Scapa Flow Landscape Partnership Scheme

 

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The layby here gives a good view looking down to Kirk Sound, where the German submarine U-47 came into Scapa Flow in 1939 and sunk HMS Royal Oak. The First Churchill Barrier now links Orkney Mainland with the small uninhabited island of Lamb Hom, home to the Italian Chapel. 

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