Here you can find the resources we are developing for the journey. These will be added to throughout the Magnus 900 year and beyond and automatically added to the smartphone app.
49 resources were found:
Photograph of the stone cairn at the start of the mainland pilgrimage
Photograph of the view to the east from Gurness
Photograph of the view to the west from Gurness, taken from the beach
Photograph of the view to the west from Gurness
Photograph looking west from Aikerness to Costa
Photograph of the view from Costa towards Birsay
Photograph of Birsay from Crustan
Logo of the St Magnus Way, copyright Orkney Pilgrimage
Looking west across Aikerness to Costa Hill.
The Mansie Stane at Strathyre
Above Kingshouse, looking West
View from North Bigging towards Kingshouse
VIew of the Knowes of Conyar from the Old Drover's Track
View of Dounby crossroads from the picnic tables opposite the Smithfield Hotel.
Close up of runestone inscription. Image © www.theorcadianphotos.co.uk
The Naversdale Runestone Image © www.theorcadianphotos.co.uk
Photo of Damsay with the Holm of Grimbister in front.
Photo of Cuween tomb.
Photo of the Round Kirk at Orphir.
Photograph of Firth Bay, with the Holm of Grimbister and Damsay beyond it.
Photograph of Scapa Flow
Photograph of the steps below Hobbister.
Photograph of Waulkmill and Scapa Flow.
Photo of the geo at Grip east of Whitaloo Point.
Looking back across the fisherman's hut towards Northside.
Site of the Mans Well, restored by Birsay Heritage Trust in 2012.
Looking northeast from Grip Geo.
Looking west to Whitaloo Point.
Sunset reflected in Milestone Community Church.
Image of Milestone Community Church (bottom left) from above.
View of Egilsay Pier with St Magnus Church on the skyline.
Pilgrims disembarking from the MV Eynhallow at Egilsay.
Pilgrims kneeling in honour of Magnus on the 900th anniversary of his death.
View of St Magnus Egilsay and graveyard, looking across to Rousay.
St Magnus Church, Egilsay across a field of summer flowers.
Earls Palace, Birsay, from the road as you walk in to the Palace.
Bridge over the Burn of Swanney
Looking from the coast across to Eynhyallow before the track turns up to the road again.
Photograph of the site of St Olaf's Kirk, from the 11th century, with part of the 16th century restoration.
View of the Brough of Birsay from St Magnus Church.
View of the Brough of Birsay from the Northside coast.
View of the Brough of Birsay from the summit of Costa Hill.
Photo of Gate leading to Costa Hill from the Loch of Swanney.
Photo of the Knowe of Stenso, a possible broch site.