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County Town: Kirkwall
Population: 19,480
Area: 382 sq miles
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Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential - Winston Churchill
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Battle of Falkirk - 1746, Scott reaches the South Pole - 1912
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