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County Town: Kirkwall
Population: 19,480
Area: 382 sq miles
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Friendship is Love without his wings - Lord Byron
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First Manned Balloon Flight - 1783, The Great Storm - 1987, Andy Green breaks sound barrier on land - 1997
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