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Burra Voe, broch 70m SSE of Wester Ayre

A Scheduled Monument in North Isles, Shetland Islands


Latitude: 60.4938 / 60°29'37"N

Longitude: -1.0576 / 1°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 451882

OS Northings: 1179274

OS Grid: HU518792

Mapcode National: GBR R1R0.616

Mapcode Global: XHF8F.NH8N

« Listing Details

Entry Name: Burra Voe, broch 70m SSE of Wester Ayre

Scheduled Date: 20 June 1934

Last Amended: 30 March 2012

Source: Historic Environment Scotland

Source ID: SM2052

Schedule Class: Cultural

Category: Prehistoric domestic and defensive: broch

Location: Yell

County: Shetland Islands

Electoral Ward: North Isles

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