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Sumburgh Head Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
Sumburgh Head Lighthouse

Scotland, UK

Built in 1821 at the top of this 91m (300ft) high headland, this was Shetlands first lighthouse. It was also the site of one...

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  • Tresta
    Tresta

    Scotland, UK

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  • Fair Isle South © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Fair Isle South Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    Built in 1892 this was the most dangerous lighthouse to be stationed at during the Second World War. It was bombed by German...

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  • Fair Isle North Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Fair Isle North Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    First lit in 1892 this lighthouse was machine gunned and bombed by German aircraft on two occasions in 1941, the outhouses...

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  • Sand of Sand
    Sand of Sand

    Scotland, UK

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  • West Sandwick
    West Sandwick

    Scotland, UK

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  • Eshaness Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Eshaness Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    Lit in 1929, this was the last manned lighthouse designed by a Stevenson for the Northern Lighthouse Board. It was built of...

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  • Shetland Museum and Archives
    Shetland Museum and Archives

    Lerwick, ZE1 0WP

    Shetland Museum and Archives is a 5 Star Visitor Attraction based in Lerwick. Open all year round for a great family day out.

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  • Muckle Flugga Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Muckle Flugga Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    Britain’s most northerly lighthouse was built in 1858 on the highest of a series of offshore skerries. Designed by David...

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  • Quendale Watermill
    Quendale Watermill

    Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD

    This beautifully restored mill with its overshot wheel, is in full working order. There are regular guided tours of the…

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    Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH)
    Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH)

    Baltasound, Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK

    This splendid reserve overlooking Muckle Flugga, Britain's most northerly point, is a haven for over 100,000 seabirds…

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  • Clickimin Leisure Complex
    Clickimin Leisure Complex

    Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PJ

    Superb sports facility with large main hall, bowls hall, squash courts, swimming pool and recently refurbished fitness…

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  • Hamma Voe
    Hamma Voe

    Scotland, UK

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  • Bressay Lighthouse © Copyright Ian Cowe
    Bressay Lighthouse

    Scotland, UK

    Conspicuous on the approach to Lerwick from the south, this lighthouse was completed in 1858 and can be reached by road from...

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  • Foords Chocolates & Cafe
    Foords Chocolates & Cafe

    Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9TJ

    Foords Chocolates, makers of luxury hand made chocolates.

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  • 1 Sumburgh Head Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    2 Tresta Scotland, UK
    3 Fair Isle South Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    4 Fair Isle North Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    5 Sand of Sand Scotland, UK
    6 West Sandwick Scotland, UK
    7 Eshaness Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    8 Shetland Museum and Archives Lerwick, ZE1 0WP
    9 Muckle Flugga Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    10 Quendale Watermill Dunrossness, Shetland, ZE2 9JD 3 stars
    11 Hermaness National Nature Reserve(SNH) Baltasound, Unst, Shetland, Scotland, UK
    12 Clickimin Leisure Complex Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0PJ
    13 Hamma Voe Scotland, UK
    14 Bressay Lighthouse Scotland, UK
    15 Foords Chocolates & Cafe Haroldswick, Unst, Shetland, ZE2 9TJ

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