Scad Head Tramway
Start location: B9047, north of Water of Hoy, Hoy (HY 281 004)
End location: Chalmers Hope, Hoy (HY 288 006)
Geographical area: Orkney Islands
Path Type: Military Road
Path distance: 0.65km
Accessibility info: Suitable for pedestrians
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Parking can be found south of Water of Hoy, in the layby at Betty Corrigall's Grave.
OS Landranger 6 (Orkney - Mainland) or 7 (Orkney - Southern Isles)
There are the remains of a coastal defence gun battery at Scad Head. The bed of the incline tramway runs towards the shore, still clear in the landscape.