Descriptive gazetteer entries

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Place Type of entry Source
Northmaven a parish Groome

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Northmaven.

Place Type of entry Source
Burravoe a small bay Groome
Burravoe small bay Bartholomew
Colla Firth a bay and a hamlet Groome
Colla Firth bay and hamlet Bartholomew
Doreholm an islet Groome
Drongs a curious insulated rock Groome
Eagleshay or Egilshay an island Groome
Esha Ness Bartholomew
Gluss Isle peninsula Bartholomew
Gunnister Island island Bartholomew
Hamar Voe sea-loch Bartholomew
Hamna Voe sea-loch Bartholomew
Hillswick a seaport village and a voe or hay Groome
Hillswick seaport village Bartholomew
Lamba an island Groome
Lamba Island island Bartholomew
Nibon island Bartholomew
North Roe district Bartholomew
Ollaberry village Bartholomew
Ollaberry a village Groome
Ronas Hill Bartholomew
Sullam (or Sullom) hamlet Bartholomew
Tangwick school Bartholomew
Urafirth school Bartholomew

Travel writing

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Delting 0 2
Yell 0 3
Burravoe 0 2
Lunna 0 2
Brindister 0 2
Papa Stour 0 2
Nesting 0 2
Mainland 0 1
Sandsting 0 2
Whalsey 0 2
Fetlar 0 3
Walls 0 2
Hoove 0 2
Tingwall 0 2
Unst 0 2
Buness 0 2
Scalloway 0 2
Lerwick 0 3
Bressay 0 1
Quarff 0 2