ⓘ Mail, Shetland

                                     

ⓘ Mail, Shetland

Mail is located on the south-eastern side of the island of Mainland adjacent to the A970 road some ten miles south of Lerwick, between Cunningsburgh and Sandwick. It lies almost on the 60th parallel north. Mail has two beaches, the Sands of Mail and the Beach of Mail, separated by the promontory of Bur Ness. Bur Ness contains the Mail churchyard, which has been the site of various archaeological finds.