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Toft, Norse Mill

Horizontal Mill (Period Unassigned)

Site Name Toft, Norse Mill

Classification Horizontal Mill (Period Unassigned)

Alternative Name(s) Booth Of Toft

Canmore ID 1226

Site Number HU47NW 8

NGR HU 4355 7609

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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

Archaeology Notes

HU47NW 8 4355 7609

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(Location cited as HU 434 762). Norse mill, Toft, 19th century or earlier. The ruin of a side-entrance mill.

J R Hume 1977.

The mill that Hume notes at HU 434 762 cannot be identified on the 1971 edition of the OS 1:2500 map. Rectangular enclosures at HU 434 763 appear to be planticrubs.

Information from RCAHMS (RJCM), 21 April 1988.


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