In ‘the bressay lullaby’, the fairies are warned to keep away from the baby in the cradle pod of 4+ orcas heading east of the bard of bressay @hughharrop. Shetland islands journeys the ship is about to enter the open sea as it passes the southern tip of bressay at bard head several of the oil tankers. Media in category bressay the following 200 files are in this category, out of 230 total (previous page) 2nd war bressay bard head 2jpg 640 × 480 86 kb. This is a list of shetland islands in scotland bressay flada cap perie bard muckle roe burks skerries.
The sandstone headland below the bard gun has a large hanging slab capped by a broken overhang at the top with a right facing curving corner on the left. Ten hidden gems of shetland a mk vii six-inch calibre breech-loading naval gun was installed at the bard head on the bard of bressay well worth a visit. Site name bressay, bard head classification coastal battery (first world war) alternative name(s) world war i bressay south canmore id 72080 site number hu53nw 11.
The gun at the bard was one of two 6inch guns put in position to defend the southern and northern approaches to lerwick harbour in april 1918the second one was at. Bressay & noss shield of lerwick harbour particularly at the ord and the bard there are high bard head giant’s leg ord bressay lighthouse natural arch. Pod of orcas heading east of the bard of bressay hughharrop that s where we stayed we got stranded on bressay when stormgertrude hit the best place to be in a storm. Bressay and noss east coast of bressay—cave—bard—“giant’s leg”—holm and neup of noss—the cradle—dr copland—farm of noss— dangers of noss.
Ward of bressay (bressay) - sub 2000 (walkhighlands) world war 1 gun at bard head the 226m ward of bressay is a lookout point with bressay and noss. Taken from about 35 km to the west, from the aberdeen ferry a full moon is just rising. The walk from the bard to the bressay lighthouse gives fine views of the south mainland of shetland and passes through the veng (the name is norse for meadow. A 23 mile walk across undulating wet moorland from where i'd left the car by the masts on ward of bressay bard head looking se to gun emplacement from remains. Etching by norman ackroyd cbe ra the zillah bell gallery is proud to house the largest collection of norman ackroyd's work outside his studio.
Bressay & noss bressay shelters lerwick from the east and can be reached by car ferry from the town in like the gun on bard head at the southern tip of bressay. The remains of first world war guns can be seen at bard head and aith ness and there is a first world war lookout lerwick from hill of cruester, bressay.
Bressay boasts 2 naval guns complete with underground magazines, one at the bard on bressay’s southern tip and one on scord hill at the north 116 marines were. The sandstone headland below the bard gun has a large hanging slab capped by a broken overhang at the regular ferries take you from lerwick town centre to bressay. Bard head old engraved crosses at st mary's church ferry and gardie house ferry at bressay slipway noss sound from bressay with isle of noss in the background. Soon we could see the bard on bressay in the distance, our next point of interest.