Brae

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Brae
Brae is locatit in Shetland
Brae
Brae
Location within Shetland
Population660 [1] (2001 census)
est. 690[2] (2006)
OS grid referenceHU359681
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounSHETLAND
Postcode destrictZE2
Diallin code01806
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Leet o places
UK
Scotland
60°23′46″N 1°21′04″W / 60.396°N 1.351°W / 60.396; -1.351Coordinates: 60°23′46″N 1°21′04″W / 60.396°N 1.351°W / 60.396; -1.351

Brae (Auld Norse: Breiðeið, meanin "the wide isthmus") is a settlement on the mainland o the Shetland Islands in Scotland. Tradeetionally a fishin veelage, wi the construction o the nearby Sullom Voe Oil Terminal in the 1970s Brae grew rapidly, mergin wi the nearby veelage o Northbrae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Comparative Population Profile: Brae Locality". Scotland's Census Results Online. 2001-04-29. Retrieved 2008-08-31.
  2. http://www.gro-scotland.gov.uk/statistics/publications-and-data