Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Dunrossness. You may be able to find further references to Dunrossness in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Dunrossness a parish Groome

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

Place Type of entry Source
Bousta village Bartholomew
Clumlee a hamlet and a headland Groome
Clumlee headland and hamlet Bartholomew
Colsay a small island Groome
Cross Isle island Bartholomew
Cross Isle a small island Groome
Cruister hamlet Bartholomew
Exnaboe a village Groome
Fair Isle an island Groome
Fair Isle Bartholomew
Fitful Head a large bold headland Groome
Fladdabister hamlet Bartholomew
Fladibister a hamlet Groome
Gauhsness a place Groome
Hillwell hamlet Bartholomew
Hoswick a village Groome
Hoswick coastal hamlet Bartholomew
Levenwick coastal village Bartholomew
Levenwick a coast village Groome
Mousa island Bartholomew
Mousa an island Groome
Noness coastal village Bartholomew
Noness a coast village Groome
Ockraquay a village Groome
Quendale Bay a bay Groome
Spiggie place Bartholomew
Virkie hamlet Bartholomew

Travel writing

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Place Mentioned in Travel Writing Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer
Sandwick 0 2
Mousa 0 2
Cunningsburgh 0 3
East Burra 0 3
West Burra 0 1
Quarff 0 2
Scalloway 0 2
Bressay 0 1
Lerwick 0 3
Tingwall 0 2
Noss 0 2
Hoove 0 2
Sandsting 0 2
Walls 0 2
Mainland 0 1
Brindister 0 2
Nesting 0 2
Papa Stour 0 2
Whalsey 0 2
Delting 0 2