Funded by a Leverhulme Trust Project Grant
HU 380 680 (general (5km))
Six-figure easting & northing
Olnafirth, former parish Delting (3.11 miles)
Lady Knowe, Delting (Shetland) (3.21 miles)
Laxavoe, former parish, Delting (4.84 miles)
Lunnasting, former parish, Nesting (Shetland) (6.25 miles)
John's Head (7.22 miles)
Parish (extant in 1975)
Is linear feature?
Relationships with other parishes
Contains Laxavoe, former parish, Delting
Contains Olnafirth, former parish Delting
Relationships with other places
Contains Lady Knowe, Delting (Shetland)
Contains St Magnus Bay, Shetland
Delting including Olnafirth OFX & Laxavoe LVX.
United with Olnafirth OFX & Laxavoe LVX in the 16th c, the bishop of Orkney possessed half the corn teind of the parsonage, the residual teinds being the vicar’s (PSAS xliv, 307). No changes noted in Shennan 1892.