Bressay, parish

Grid reference

HU 521 422 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

452100 114220

Latitude

60.16148357242695

Longitude

-1.0612435731735703

Nearby places

St Mary's Church, Bressay (0 miles)

St Ola's Church, Bressay (Shetland) (1.51 miles)

Maryfield, settlement Bressay (2 miles)

Lerwick, parish (Shetland) (2.83 miles)

Annfield by Heogan (2.94 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for St Mary's Church (in ruins).

Parish details

Bressay now including Burra BXA

Parish TLA

BRS

County

Shetland

Medieval diocese

Orkney

Parish notes

United in the 16th c. with Quarff & Burra - see PSAS xliv, 306. Cowan 1967, 23. It had a chapel at Culbinsburgh; ibid. 1967, 40.