Place:


Pierowall  Orkney

 

In 1887, John Bartholomew's Gazetteer of the British Isles described Pierowall like this:

Pierowall, vil., in NE., of Westray island, Westray And Papa Westray par., Orkney, on the Bay of Pierowall.

Pierowall through time

Pierowall is now part of Orkney Islands district. Click here for graphs and data of how Orkney Islands has changed over two centuries. For statistics about Pierowall itself, go to Units and Statistics.

How to reference this page:

GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, History of Pierowall in Orkney Islands | Map and description, A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: https://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/22248

Date accessed: 13th June 2024


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