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Getting here

Mousa Broch

On the Island of Mousa, accessible by boat from Sandwick, about 14m South of Lerwick on the A970. Visit www.mousa.co.uk for ferry details.

Grid reference - HU 457 237.

Access to the site is via rough tracks across agricultural land. Child supervision is required at all times when at the broch. 

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