Descriptive gazetteer entries

These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Unst. You may be able to find further references to Unst in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.

Place Type of entry Source
Unst an island Groome

This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Unst.

Place Type of entry Source
Balta an islet Groome
Haafgrunie an island Groome
Uyea an island Groome
Uyea island Bartholomew
Westing school Bartholomew

Travel writing

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Buness 0 2
Fetlar 0 3
Yell 0 3
Burravoe 0 2
Northmaven 0 2
Lunna 0 2
Whalsey 0 2
Delting 0 2
Nesting 0 2
Mainland 0 1
Brindister 0 2
Sandsting 0 2
Papa Stour 0 2
Hoove 0 2
Tingwall 0 2
Lerwick 0 3
Noss 0 2
Walls 0 2
Bressay 0 1
Scalloway 0 2