Quendale Watermill

Quendale Watermill


A 2-storey overshot watermill, built in 1868. Last worked commercially 1948. Restored to working order in 1996, with two pairs of millstones.


Grid reference:

HU 370 132

Town/city: Shetland
OS sheet:


Postcode: ZE2 9JD
Geocode: @59.904358, -1.336238 Open in Map

In Quendale Road, 2.5 miles W from main A970 (Lerwick/Sumburgh) road. Well signposted.


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Opening Times:

Mid April to mid October, daily, 10am to 5pm. Groups at other times by arrangement.

National Mills Weekend opening times:

Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th May, 10am to 5pm.

Local Amateur Radio Group will be there, trying to contact other mills in the UK and beyond as part of 'Mills on the Air'.

Additional Information:

Craft shop, souvenirs and drinks. DVD of mill in operation. Public internet access and information point. Croft House Museum 3 miles.


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