The Literature of
Orkney and Shetland

The Ring of Brodgar

The Ring of Brodgar

By Writing the North
Date: September 2013

Walter Scott thought that the Ring of Brodgar was the finest ancient monument after Stone Henge and the twentieth-century poet Glasgow poet Edwin Morgan was also inspired by this ancient stone circle. The video is one of a series looking at the literary heritage of Orkney and was commissioned by Writing the North.