A village in the Sandwick district on the east coast of the Mainland of Shetland, Leebotten (also Leebitten) overlooks the Wick of Sandsayre 10 miles (16 km) south southwest of Lerwick. Copper and iron were mined here during the 19th century. A tourist ferry leaves from here for the island of Mousa.

Use the tabs on the right of this page to see other parts of this entry arrow

If you have found this information useful please consider making
a donation to help maintain and improve this resource. More info...

By using our site you agree to accept cookies, which help us serve you better