In the early summer of 1860 I went upon a visit to a distant relative of mine, who lived in one of the Shetland Islands.
It has now been found on rock-pipits in the Shetland Islands.
They were taxiing across the little harbor of Lerwick, Shetland Islands, when a messenger from the bank waved a yellow paper.
In some countries, as the Shetland Islands, these birds are held in veneration.
In a wild rock-pigeon from the Shetland Islands the same measurements gave only 28 and 14.
There was a snug little cove in one of the Shetland Islands.
All the northern counties had sent their quota to swell the number, and even the Orkney and Shetland Islands were represented.
During a violent thunderstorm a fishing-boat belonging to Midyell, in the Shetland Islands, was struck by lightning.
Both come from the Shetland Islands, which are north of Scotland and are ruggedly wild.
In the Shetland Islands contemporaneous volcanic rocks have been observed.