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Fair Isle, Malcolm's Head, Lookout Tower

Structure(S) (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Fair Isle, Malcolm's Head, Lookout Tower

Classification Structure(S) (Period Unassigned)

Canmore ID 113449

Site Number HZ17SE 40

NGR HZ 19594 70739

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Shetland Islands
  • Parish Dunrossness
  • Former Region Shetland Islands Area
  • Former District Shetland
  • Former County Shetland

Archaeology Notes

HZ17SE 40 1958 7071

Coastguard Lookout [NAT]

OS 1:10,000 map, 1973.

The watch tower is depicted as an unroofed building on the 1st edition of the OS 6-inch map (Orkney and Shetland (Shetland) 1881, sheet lxix) and on the current edition of the OS 1:10000 map (1973).

Information from RCAHMS (AKK) 19 January 2001.


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