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Orkney Islands

The Orkney Islands is a county of Scotland, a en:Lieutenancy areas of Scotland. It forms one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. Orkney consists of about 200 small islands 16 kilometers north of Caithness in northern Scotland. The largest island in the group is known as "The Mainland"; about 20 are inhabited in total.