St Ninian's Isle, Dunrossness, Shetland

Grid reference

HU 368 201 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

436800 112010

Latitude

59.964704893544216

Longitude

-1.3408681903461517

County

Shetland

Nearby places

St Ninian's Bay, Dunrossness (0.22 miles)

St Ninian's Well, Dunrossness (0.33 miles)

St Ninian's Church, Dunrossness (0.5 miles)

St Ninian's Isle DNR (0.53 miles)

Ringans Kame, Dunrossness (Shetland) (1.22 miles)

Object Classification

Island

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for the church whose dedication is shared by the island. John Brand (New Description, 84) remarks on the continuing use of the altar and chapel as a place of devotion in 1703 - though he regards this as 'superstition'.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Dunrossness, parish (Shetland)

Within Dunrossness, parish (Shetland)

Relationships with other places

Contains St Ninian's Church, Dunrossness