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Belmont, Shetland Islands

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Belmont, Shetland Islands

Belmont is a settlement and ferry terminal in southern Unst in the Shetland Islands. The ferry crosses from here to Gutcher in Yell and to Hamars Ness in Fetlar. Belmont House, a Georgian mansion built in 1775 by Thomas Mouat, is currently being restored by Historic Scotland amongst others, and is expected to open to the public on July 31, 2010.
Administrative CountyShetland Islands
Traditional CountyShetland
OS GridHP5600
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
 

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