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MARITIME HISTORY

Maritime History

For thousands of years the sea has been the central fact of Shetland life - a source of food, employment, timber, fertiliser and, before roads were built in the mid-19th century, the main means of getting around the archipelago. Until the 1930s the sea was also the only way to travel to and from the outside world. The maritime history of Shetland is both interesting and fascinating.

Read more at: https://www.shetland-heritage.co.uk/assets/files/brochures/themedleaflets/Maritime.pdf

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TRIPADVISOR VISITORS' CHOICE AWARD WINNER 2020 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE 2018 & 2019

We are delighted to win the Traveller's Choice Award for 2020 which replaces the Certificate of Excellence awards we won in 2019 and 2018. . To read more from our happy customers or to share your Brekka Lodge experience, please visit our TripAdvisor page.

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