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Hillswick, Northmavine Parish Church And Churchyard

Burial Ground (18th Century), Parish Church (18th Century)

Site Name Hillswick, Northmavine Parish Church And Churchyard

Classification Burial Ground (18th Century), Parish Church (18th Century)

Alternative Name(s) Kirk Of Hillswick; Kirk Of Hilswick; Northmavine Kirk, Including Kirkyard Wall, Gate, And Gatepiers

Canmore ID 474

Site Number HU27NE 21

NGR HU 28302 77124

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


Ordnance Survey licence number 100057073. All rights reserved.
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Administrative Areas

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

Archaeology Notes

HU27NE 21 28302 77124

Northmavine Parish Church [NAT]

OS (GIS) MasterMap, September 2010.

See also HU27NE 13.

For associated manse (HU 28149 76812), see HU27NE 22.

Architecture Notes


Scottish Record Office

HILSWICK. Rebuilding of the Kirk of Hilswick.

Detailed account for work from James Cheyne

Receipt for #63. 12. 10.

1762 GD 144/58

Bruce of Symbister on permanent loan to Shetland Archives./ GD 144/58.

(Undated) information in NMRS.


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