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Every July Orkney Heritage Society organises an evening trip to the uninhabited island of Eynhallow accompanied by RSPB and Historic Environment Scotland Rangers, along with archaeologists from Orkney College/UHI Archaeological Institute.

 

Orkney Heritage Society are pleased to confirm the date set for the 2019 trip to Eynhallow.

 

Tuesday 16 July 2019

Check-in at Tingwall ferry terminal 7pm, sailing at 7.30pm
 

PLEASE NOTE TICKETS WILL NOT BE ON SALE UNTIL 1 JUNE 2019

AND MAY NOT BE RESERVED IN ADVANCE

TICKETS WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE ON THE EVENING OF THE TRIP

A link to the ticketing site will be posted here on 1 June and tickets will be available ONLY via this method.

 

Reserve date in case Orkney Ferries choose not to sail owing to weather/technical difficulties:  Wednesday 17 July 2019.

 

Please note:

  • Under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Walking is over rough ground, please wear stout shoes and bring warm and waterproof clothing.
  • NO DOGS ARE PERMITTED ON THE TRIP.
  • NO REFUNDS EXCEPT IN EVENT OF TRIP CANCELLATION.
  • Cancellation will only occur in the event of severe weather.  If in doubt telephone Tingwall Ferry Office on 01856 751360 within office hours on the day to confirm sailing.
  • There are no facilities on the island of any kind.
  • The ferry departs Eynhallow at 10pm SHARP!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here's a few pictures from the 2017 trip. More on the OHS Facebook page

 

Read more about Eynhallow on the Orkneyjar website, or click on the text below to be taken to a tale about our 1990 trip:

On Saturday, July 14, 1990, an outing, organised by the Orkney Heritage Society, landed a number of ferry passengers on the uninhabited island of Eynhallow for a short visit...

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