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Broch of Burland, broch 1135m SE of Hillcrest

A Scheduled Monument in Lerwick South, Shetland Islands


Latitude: 60.1069 / 60°6'24"N

Longitude: -1.2001 / 1°12'0"W

OS Eastings: 444570

OS Northings: 1136075

OS Grid: HU445360

Mapcode National: GBR R2D0.SV6

Mapcode Global: XHD3K.S7D8

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Broch of Burland, broch 1135m SE of Hillcrest

Scheduled Date: 31 May 1934

Last Amended: 27 March 2012

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM2053

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Lerwick

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: Lerwick South

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