HU3914 : Garden and shed at Shetland Crofthouse Museum

taken 7 years ago, near to Boddam, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Garden and shed at Shetland Crofthouse Museum
Garden and shed at Shetland Crofthouse Museum
I'm not sure how often upturned boats were used as the roofs of sheds and small outbuildings, but we came across quite a few around the Shetland Isles. Here is one on top of a shed at the Shetland Crofthouse Museum.
See also the shared description below.
Shetland Crofthouse Museum
In the Dunrossness area of South Mainland, Shetland is the Shetland Crofthouse Museum at South Voe. It was restored to how it would have looked during the 19th century, with a typical two-room crofthouse and outbuildings comprising barn, byre, and drying kiln. There is also a restored water mill on the nearby burn.
The museum's own website here LinkExternal link
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 September, 2011   (more nearby)
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Friday, 20 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3984 1459 [10m precision]
WGS84: 59:54.8663N 1:17.3626W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HU 3984 1460
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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