Sandness, former parish WAS (Shetland)

Grid reference

HU 191 576 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

419100 115760

Latitude

60.302647255246534

Longitude

-1.654372911873983

County

Shetland

Nearby places

St Margaret's Kirk, Sandness, WAS Shetland (0 miles)

St Ninian's Chapel WAS (0.53 miles)

Papastour, former parish, WAS (Shetland) (1.72 miles)

Peter's Water, Sandsting (3.65 miles)

Catherine's Water, Sandsting (Shetland) (5.16 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Is linear feature?

No

Notes

NGR for St Margaret's Kirk, Sandness. NMRS records a symbol-stone here, now lost, bearing a rectangle, horseshoe and mirror.

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Relationships with other parishes

Within Walls and Sandness, modern parish (Shetland)

Relationships with other places

Contains St Margaret's Kirk, Sandness, WAS Shetland

Parish details

Sandness part of Walls WSX and Sandness WAS

Parish TLA

SXN

Medieval diocese

Orkney