Kirkwall

Kirkwall, capital of Orkney, in the E. of Mainland, 35 m. NE. of Thurso; has a fine cathedral named St. Magnus, and some shipping trade; it was in mediæval times subject to Norway, and was the residence of the jarls.

Population (circa 1900) given as 4,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Kirkintilloch * Kirriemuir
Kipchaks
Kipling, Rudyard
Kirby, William
Kirghiz
Kirk Session
Kirkcaldy
Kirkcudbright
Kirkdale Cave
Kirke's Lambs
Kirkintilloch
Kirkwall
Kirriemuir
Kirschwasser
Kisfaludy, Karoly
Kisfaludy, Sandor
Kissingen
Kitcat Club
Kitchener of Khartoum, Horatio Herbert, Lord
Kizil
Klapka
Klaproth, Julius von

Nearby

Antique pictures of Kirkwall

Links here from Chalmers

Atkins, James
Barry, George
Strange, Sir Robert