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Burraland,broch 350m SSE of

A Scheduled Monument in Shetland North, Shetland Islands

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Latitude: 60.457 / 60°27'25"N

Longitude: -1.3763 / 1°22'34"W

OS Eastings: 434405

OS Northings: 1174968

OS Grid: HU344749

Mapcode National: GBR Q1Y3.B17

Mapcode Global: XHD1R.GFZB

Entry Name: Burraland,broch 350m SSE of

Scheduled Date: 20 December 1974

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM3565

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Northmaven

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Shetland North

Traditional County: Shetland


19th century 2-storey house; coursed rubble with slated roof;

3-window wih pilastered fanlight doorpiece.

Source: Historic Environment Scotland


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Source: Historic Environment Scotland

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