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Cross Kirk, Breckon, runic inscription

A Scheduled Monument in Shetland North, Shetland Islands

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 60.4854 / 60°29'7"N

Longitude: -1.6151 / 1°36'54"W

OS Eastings: 421251

OS Northings: 1178028

OS Grid: HU212780

Mapcode National: GBR Q1C0.W4K

Mapcode Global: XHD1G.CQ33

Entry Name: Cross Kirk, Breckon, runic inscription

Scheduled Date: 9 October 2001

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM9739

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Crosses and carved stones: inscribed stone

Location: Northmaven

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Shetland North

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