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Shetland Museum

Shetland Islands Council

Circa 210 sheets. Early 17th century onwards of Shetland, Orkney and Shetland, or Shetland and Faroe, including OS 1:10,560 and some 1:2,500 County Series sheets for Shetland (1878 and 1900). Also maps and charts of the neighbouring North Sea area. The OS 1:10,560 sheets for 1900 have been annotated with archaeological information.

Note: The Shetland Library (same address as Museum) has a set of the current OS 1:10,000 for the Shetland Islands. (Tel. 0595-3868; Fax. 0595-4430.)


Lower Hillhead, LERWICK, Shetland ZE1 0EL

Main contact

Telephone number

(01595) 693868

Opening hours

Mon, Wed, Fri 1000-1900 Tue, Thurs, Sat 1000-1700


Appointment desirable, but not essential


Photocopying available (to A3 size).


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