ⓘ Scalloway

                                     

ⓘ Scalloway

Scalloway ") is the largest settlement on the North Atlantic coast of Mainland, the largest island of the Shetland Islands, Scotland. The village had a population of roughly 900, at the 2011 census. Until 1708 it was the capital of the Shetland Islands.

Scalloway is located on the North Atlantic College of the University of the highlands and Islands, which offers courses and support for research programmes in fisheries Sciences, aquaculture, marine and coastal management. It is also home for the Centre for Scandinavian studies. Nearby are the Scalloway Islands, which got its name from the village.

The village has a pool and elementary school. Scalloway secondary school, secondary Department was closed in July 2011, the Council of the Shetland Islands.