Sandness and Walls
- SANDNESS and WALLS.See Walls and Sandness.
A Topographical dictionary of Scotland. Samuel Lewis. 1856.
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Walls and Sandness — WALLS and SANDNESS, a parish, in the county of Shetland, 19 miles (W. N. W.) from Lerwick; containing, with the islands of Foula, Linga, Papa Stour, and Vaila, 2449 inhabitants. This parish, consisting of the four districts of Walls, Sandness … A Topographical dictionary of Scotland
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