Baliasta, former parish, Unst (Shetland)

Grid reference

HP 602 095 (accurate position)

Six-figure easting & northing

460200 120950

Latitude

60.76464062732477

Longitude

-0.8949760347680762

County

Shetland

Nearby places

St John's Kirk, Baliasta, Unst (Shetland) (0 miles)

Unst, modern parish (Shetland) (0.86 miles)

Marypark, Unst (Shetland) (1.29 miles)

Cross Kirk, Unst (Shetland) (3.38 miles)

Cross Geo, Unst (3.41 miles)

Object Classification

Parish (non-extant in 1975)

Notes

NGR for site of eighteenth-century kirk at Baliasta, Unst, which has much earlier carved stone cross in the kirkyard.

Relationships with other parishes

Within Unst, modern parish (Shetland)

Relationships with other places

Contains St John's Kirk, Baliasta, Unst (Shetland)

Parish details

Baliasta now part of Unst UNS

Parish TLA

BSX

Medieval diocese

Orkney