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Mousa, broch

A Scheduled Monument in Shetland South, 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: 59.9953 / 59°59'43"N

Longitude: -1.182 / 1°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 445730

OS Northings: 1123662

OS Grid: HU457236

Mapcode National: GBR R2F9.WKW

Mapcode Global: XHFBX.01W9

Entry Name: Mousa, broch

Scheduled Date: 18 August 1882

Last Amended: 23 February 2001

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM90223

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Dunrossness

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Shetland South

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