A970 road

A970 shield

A970
Major junctions
North end North Roe
South end Sumburgh
Location
Primary
destinations
Lerwick, Scalloway, Hillswick
Road network

The A970 is a single-carriageway road that runs from south to north of Mainland Shetland, Scotland.[1][2][3] The road also spurs to Scalloway[2] and North Roe.[4]

The road crosses the end of a runway at Sumburgh Airport. The road is closed with barriers when flights are taking off or landing.

References

  1. ^ Ordnance Survey. "View: Sheet 2, Shetland Islands (North Mainland) - Ordnance Survey One-inch to the mile maps of Great Britain, Seventh Series, 1952-1961". National Library of Scotland. National Library of Scotland. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  2. ^ a b Ordnance Survey. "View: Sheet 4, Shetland Islands ( South Mainland) - Ordnance Survey One-inch to the mile maps of Great Britain, Seventh Series, 1952-1961". National Library of Scotland. National Library of Scotland. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  3. ^ Ordnance Survey. "View: Sheet 1, Shetland Islands (Yell & Unst) - Ordnance Survey One-inch to the mile maps of Great Britain, Seventh Series, 1952-1961". National Library of Scotland. National Library of Scotland. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  4. ^ Shetland - Mainland North West (Map) (A1 ed.). 1:25000. Southhampton: Ordnance Survey. 2007. § South Sheet. ISBN 9780319240052. OCLC 1043106388. Explorer Map 469.


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