Descriptive gazetteer entries

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Place Type of entry Source
Sandsting parish Bartholomew

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

Place Type of entry Source
Aith hamlet, bay, and headland Bartholomew
Bixter a voe or bay Groome
Bixter a voe or bay Bartholomew
Braganess a headland Groome
Braganess headland Bartholomew
Brindister village and bay Bartholomew
Brindister a voe or bay and a village Groome
Clonsta hamlet with school Bartholomew
Clousta a bay or voe Groome
Foreholm a small island Groome
Fore Holm island Bartholomew
Foreness a small peninsula Groome
Fore Ness peninsula Bartholomew
Garderhouse Bartholomew
Gilderumple Head promontory Bartholomew
Grating hamlet Bartholomew
Kirkholm an islet Groome
Kirkholm island Bartholomew
Reawick seat Bartholomew
Sand school Bartholomew
Sand Sound school Bartholomew
Sandsound Voe an elongated narrow bay or sea-loch Groome
Skeld hamlet with school Bartholomew
Tresta hamlet Bartholomew
Twatt school Bartholomew
Vementry island Bartholomew
Vementry an island Groome
West Burrafirth school Bartholomew

Travel writing

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Brindister 0 2
Walls 0 2
Mainland 0 1
Hoove 0 2
Tingwall 0 2
Scalloway 0 2
Papa Stour 0 2
Delting 0 2
Nesting 0 2
Lerwick 0 3
West Burra 0 1
East Burra 0 3
Quarff 0 2
Bressay 0 1
Lunna 0 2
Cunningsburgh 0 3
Noss 0 2
Whalsey 0 2
Northmaven 0 2
Sandwick 0 2