§ Mr. Grimond
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many employees he has in connection with ancient monuments in Orkney.
§ Mr. Rippon
The following staff are employed in Orkney on work in connection with ancient monuments in Orkney:
- 5 Custodians.
- 5 Relief custodians (Part-time).
- 9 Keykeepers.
- 18 Industrial employees.
It is not possible to allocate the time of professional and technical officers of the Department's staff on the Scottish mainland which is devoted to monuments in Orkney.