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Norse Mill and Kiln

A858 | Loch Roinavat, Scotland
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Fascinating !!

Fascinating and well maintained and well worth the short walk from the roadside. It gives you a... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2017
Stefan D
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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On a rather dull, damp day we visited here. The car park is about 15 mins walk from the mill, which... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
Stitchmaker
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London, United Kingdom
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A858 | Loch Roinavat, Scotland

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

Fascinating and well maintained and well worth the short walk from the roadside. It gives you a small incite of what was happening in Norse times!

Thank Stefan D
Reviewed 20 June 2017

On a rather dull, damp day we visited here. The car park is about 15 mins walk from the mill, which is free. Nice to come round a corner and look down on the buildings from the path as you approach. However, it was a...More

Thank Stitchmaker
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The Norse Mill and Kiln shows the tough way of life if living here and would have required tough men and women. You are able to take the dog for a walk while visiting this place, but it only takes 15 minutes actually looking at...More

Thank Paul I
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Well marked from the road. Small car park by a Loch. About 10 minutes stroll to see the mill. Free entry.

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

disappointed that the gate from the car park is not accessible for the less able bodied or if you are not a size 10 in clothes! The gates either side of the pedestrian access were locked and we could not get through from the car...More

Thank Jacqueline K
Reviewed 23 March 2017

In the lovely village of Shabost this somewhat hidden gem is worth a wee stop. It is a nice stroll to get to the Mill and Kiln, not overly far but be prepared for a bit of a walk. The views of course are lovely,...More

Thank dailyscott
Reviewed 3 September 2016

A beautiful walk away from the road towards the coast. The two buildings have been reconstructed but are empty inside. Well worth a short walk to stretch your legs though, the path is excellently maintained and the scenery gorgeous on a sunny day.

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Agree with other reviews..picturesque short walk.. interesting information..lovely building..and free! About 30 to 60 minutes to visit

1  Thank Kristine N
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

No visitor centre, no café, just a tiny car park and a quarter-mile trek to this absolute gem, beautifully maintained by a local community trust: clearly a labour of love. Spectacular setting by the mill burn, which is inevitably also popular with midges. Bring a...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We visited the Norse Mill and Kiln mid way between the Arnol Blackhouse and Callanish. It is a small but very interesting attraction set about a quarter of a mile back from the car parking area so may not suit infirm visitors. The buildings have...More

Thank DJM1965
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