Boddam, Shetland

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Boddam
Boddam.jpg
Boddam, with Dalsetter in the distance
Boddam is located in Shetland
Boddam
Boddam
Location within Shetland
OS grid referenceHU396155
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CountryScotland
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSHETLAND
Postcode districtZE2
Dialling code01950
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59°55′26″N 1°17′28″W / 59.924°N 1.291°W / 59.924; -1.291Coordinates: 59°55′26″N 1°17′28″W / 59.924°N 1.291°W / 59.924; -1.291

Boddam is a village on the island of Mainland, in Shetland, Scotland.

Boddam is an area of Dunrossness in the South Mainland of Shetland. Although Boddam is just the name for the few houses at the head of the voe, including the slaughterhouse, the nearby estates of Hillock, Dalsetter Wynd, and Turniebrae are also usually referred to as being in Boddam. Boddam has a working Norse horizontal mill[1] and the Croft House Museum.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Southvoe, Burn of Wiltrow, Norse Mill". Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 17 December 2014.
  2. ^ "Shetland, Southvoe Croft House Museum". Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 17 December 2014.
  3. ^ "Shetland Crofthouse Museum". Undiscovered Scotland. Retrieved 17 December 2014.

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