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Old Scatness, Sumburgh

(3.3/5 based on 20+ reviews on the web)
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  • Small stone age site located right where the airport runway intersects with the road to Lerwick (!!!). We took advantage of a moment when the road was blocked by a landing to stop by and found it very interesting. The structure is smaller than Jarlshof and less scenic, but well preserved brochs are worth seeing. Sin is not equipped for visits, the guided tour is only through Friday.
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  • interesting site with wheelhouse and Broch alongside reconstructed architectural buildings. will have to visit again to find out more.  more »
  • This is a wonderful iron age site which deserves to be far better known. It's really impressive and we had an excellent tour from a well informed and interesting guide. The bad news is that there are ...  more »
  • It was populated from 4600 BC until the 19th Century.