The southern end of bressay is dominated by the 226m high ward of bressay, which with its tv masts can be seen from a surprisingly large part of shetland the road in the south of the island here runs along the west coast, and ends. Ward of bressay mast cross-bedding on bressay a fine example of cross-bedding in middle old red sandstone island of green holm and bressay in the background noss sound from bressay with isle of noss in the background. Isle of noss and noss head from just beyond the summit of ward of bressay: lerwick from summit of ward of bressay (zoom): we returned to the car via the same route after catching the ferry back from bressay to lerwick, we drove to quarff for an ascent of scrae field. Closer view of noss and bressay looking s l-r: noss, ander hill, ward of bressay edfielden 2nd nov 2011 10:50 by martine41 gridref: hu 54998 61435 fb number: 10523 condition: good score: 8/10 a bright and windy day making it hard to stand or take photographs. Shetland - south - ward of bressay 226m high marilyn, hump, and tump. Os grid reference: coordinates: physical geography island group: shetland: area: 2,805 hectares (108 sq mi) area rank: 30 highest elevation: ward of bressay 226 metres (741 ft.
Bressay shelters lerwick from the east and can be reached by car ferry from the town in under ten minutes noss lies off the east coast of bressay. Ward of bressay, shetland islands - local area information, map, walks and more. The hill described as the 'ward of bressay' on the os map is correctly the much more appropriate 'wart of bressay' according to the guide leaflet issued by shetland amenity trust this photograph is taken from more. All the best walks routes maps up ward of bressay in the bressay area of scottish region 22: the shetland islands, the shetland islands, scotland. The crofthouse provides very pleasant accommodation in bressay, overlooking lerwick a seven-minute ferry crossing takes you from lerwick to the island of bressay, where you can walk up the ward hill (742ft) and see as far north as unst and south to fair isle also ideally situated for visiting.
Today we opted to ascend noss head on the isle of noss, ward of bressay on bressay and scrae head, a short distance south of lerwick looking across to ward of bressay on bressay during final section of walk: i seriously enjoyed this walk. Geography and geology bressay lies due south of whalsay, west of noss, and north of mousa at 11 square miles (28 km 2), it is the fifth largest island in shetland. The isle of noss off the east side of bressay is a previously inhabited island which has been a national nature reserve since 1955 noss is separated from the island of bressay by the narrow noss sound and has been crofted for sheep since around 1900. The second world war in shetland 1931 census 1941 no census 1951 census 21, 421 20, 000 troops garrisoned in shetland from bressay lost at sea on january 30th 1940 aged 19 years james moffat smith ab merchant navy ss giralda from aith. A very short ferry ride from lerwick, shetland is the isle of bressay, where i ventured to take a walk to the top of the ward of bressay and then down to the lighthouse at kirkabister ness on the way up, i started my collection of wool bits. Scottish national dictionary (1700-) hide quotations hide etymology cite this entry wart, n also ward vo(a)rd hist and surviving in place-names, as the ward of bressay, husavord, wart of crook, etc combs wart-hill, wart-house, id sh.
Just a short ferry hop away from busy lerwick, the isle of bressay is a world apart this circular walk follows tracks up to the island's summit - the ward of bressay - for its superb views the circuit continues with a rough and boggy moorland traverse before descending with views to the.
H gsta fjalli oynni kallast ward of bressay og er 226 m h gt, har er ein antennuskipan i sendir sj nvarp og tvarp til alt hetland. Bressay sound viewed from the ward of bressay bressay sound viewed from the ward of bressay bressay sound viewed from the ward of bressay pinterest bressay lighthouse at kirkabister ness overlooking bressay sound, shetland islands, scotland. Name location type difficulty length ward of bressay and kirkabister ness, isle of bressay: shetland: walking: hard: 771 miles: lerwick explorer: shetland: walking. , ( bressay).
Shop for bressay on etsy, the place to express your creativity through the buying and selling of handmade and vintage goods. Aith ness guns, bressay the gorgeous weather the wardens must have felt the wind was a bit high for then to run the small ferry crossing from bressay to the nature reserve here's the view looking back down the valley over aith voe with the ward of bressay in the distance. From wester quarff we head to the ward of wick stunning views of bressay and lerwick to the east, and west to scalloway, tingwall and beyond the small wind farm to the north is actually the most productive in the world. South hill, kirkabister, bressay ward of bressay, bressay west hill, se of pettifirth, bressay tou field, w of brindister, central mainland bersa hill, se of scalloway, central mainland hill of shurton, lerwick, central mainland.