South ronaldsay is one of the orkney islands off the north coast of scotland it is linked to the were recorded on the island with some of the names hinting at the existence of christian worship prior to the norse conquest of orkney the locations are all known although little physical evidence remains in several cases. Other significant principal cities include glasgow, dundee, aberdeen, and perth, all centres for the island clusters of orkney and shetland lie to the north.
Book your tickets online for the top things to do in orkney islands, scotland on tripadvisor: see 15904 traveler reviews and photos of orkney islands tourist. The promontory separates the island's two largest bodies of perhaps a transfer of power took place or a new religion replaced the old one.
Fair isle is an island in shetland, in northern scotland it lies about halfway between mainland shetland and orkney there are two known iron age sites – a promontory fort at landberg and the foundations of a house underlying an early christian settlement at kirkigeo most of the place-names date from after the.