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What can the
special places tell us?

Inside Meashowe

Tombs found on Orkney suggest that the dead were very important to the living. Itís possible that the people who lived at Skara Brae worshiped a number of different gods. The gods might have been spirits who watched over different parts of life. The sun and the moon also seem to have been thought of as important. Why might this have been?


 
Maeshowe
Stone circle
Carved stone objects
Maeshowe
A puffball mushroom
Stone circle
Inside Maeshowe


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