Find another word for brochs. In this page you can discover 7 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for brochs, like: broch, hill-forts, Gurness, hut-circles, pictish, cromlechs and megalith.
It contains several brochs and ruined chapels and is an important fishing station.
Of the original Pictish inhabitants remains exist in the form of stone circles (three in Unst and two in Fetlar) and brochs (of which 75 examples survive).
The original inhabitants were Picts, evidence of whose occupation still exists in numerous weems or underground houses, chambered mounds, barrows or burial mounds, brochs or round towers, and stone circles and standing stones.
The Westside also has several ruined brochs - fortified circular stone towers dating from around the time of Christ.