The Churches of Britain and Ireland
|Unst, Shetland Islands
Baltasound, St. John (CoS, 1825-7). HP 615 088. © Tim Flitcroft (2012). Link.
Methodist church (1990). As the sign in the photo says, this is the most northerly church in the
British Isles. Its predecessor stood immediately adjacent to the north-west,
where the car park is now. HP 6460 1335. © Martin Briscoe. Another view, and two interior views -
1, 2, all © Tim Flitcroft (2012).
Link, which includes more photos. An aerial view is available
here, showing church and car park. Both of these churches are
successor to an older church (Wesleyan) which stood at HP 6442 1350, and
hence more northerly yet than the current church. A map of 1880 shows
it, but it had been replaced by the time of the 1901 map. A 2010
Streetview shows what remains of this church,
Lund, the ruins of St. Olaf. An additional view, and the "interior". All © Tim Flitcroft (2013).
Uyeasound, Church of Scotland (1843). HP 601 011. © Tim Flitcroft (2012). Link. Grade B listed - link.
04 March 2023
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