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Lerwick
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Lerwick is locatit in Shetland
Lerwick
Lerwick
Location within Shetland
Population7,500 [1]
OS grid referenceHU474414
• Edinburgh300 miles
• Lunnon600 miles
Cooncil aurie
Lieutenancy aurie
KintraScotland
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Post tounSHETLAND
Postcode destrictZE1
Diallin code01595
PoliceScots
FireScots
AmbulanceScots
EU PairlamentScotland
UK Pairlament
Scots Pairlament
Wabsteidhttp://www.shetland.org
List of places
UK
Scotland
60°09′18″N 1°08′42″W / 60.155°N 1.145°W / 60.155; -1.145Coordinates: 60°09′18″N 1°08′42″W / 60.155°N 1.145°W / 60.155; -1.145

Lerwick is the caipital and main port o the Shetland Islands, Scotland, located mair nor 100 miles (160 km) off the north coast o mainland Scotland on the east coast o the Shetland Mainland. Lerwick is aboot 210 miles (340 km) north o Aiberdeen, 230 miles (370 km) wast o Bergen in Norawa an 230 miles (370 km) sooth east o Tórshavn in the Faroe Islands.

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  1. "Visit.Shetland.org". Visit Shetland. Retrieved 25 December 2010.