Pictures from the Shetland Isles

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    Mousa Broch

    Mousa Broch Mousa Broch is the best preserved example of an Iron Age Broch in Scotland.  It was built around 100BC and is on the island of Mousa.

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    Lerwick Harbour

    Lerwick Harbour in the Shetland Isles. Lerwick is the capital of The Shetland Isles, which makes Lerwick harbour the most northerly port in Scotland. It is a deep water port, and as well as being…

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    The Broch of Clickimin

    The remains of the Broch of Clickimin, Shetland. Brochs are iron age dwellings unique to certain areas of Scotland. Typically they are a tower with an inner and outer wall of a drystone construction.  A…

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    St Ninian’s Isle

    St Ninian's Isle, Shetland is a small island connected to the mainland by a narrow spit of land. This spit is known as a tombolo.  In summertime, this tombolo is usually above the sea level…