St Ola's Church, Whiteness, Tingwall (Shetland)

Grid reference

HU 386 444 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

438600 114440

Latitude

60.182737471007954

Longitude

-1.3040490814813366

County

Shetland

Nearby places

Whiteness, former parish, Tingwall (Shetland) (0 miles)

St Magnus's Church, Tingwall, Shetland (2.03 miles)

Tingwall, parish (Shetland) (2.09 miles)

St Mary's Chapel by Sand (3.03 miles)

Sandsting, parish (Shetland) (3.03 miles)

Object Classification

Antiquity

Ecclesiastical

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

Fragments of early medieval carved stones have been found in the kirkyard. Also a stone-lined grave containing, alongside human remains, an axe-head of late ninth-century Viking type (NMRS).

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Tingwall, parish (Shetland)

Within Tingwall, parish (Shetland)

Within Whiteness, former parish, Tingwall (Shetland) (formerly)