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County Town: Kirkwall
Population: 19,480
Area: 382 sq miles
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I would venture to guess that Anon, who wrote so many unsigned poems, was a woman - Virginia Woolf
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Battle of Bramham Moor - 1408, Treaty of Westminster signed - 1674, First Man Utd Match at Old Trafford - 1910, 1st episode of Eastenders - 1985, Cocker's Contempt for Jackson at Brits - 1996
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