from the North

Well, I absolutely love Shetland. We had a marvellous few days, and are certainly going back. Not sure I’ll be undertaking any more 12 hour ferry crossings, though — Bruce coped with the North Sea far better than I did. This woeful sailor needs to recover, but here are a few snapshots in the meantime.

Sumburgh Head

Fisherman’s cap (c.1920)

Sounds of Shetland

Fine Northern ale



um, Bruce


Felsite knife, Unst. (3000 – 1000 BC).