Up Helly Aa. Lerwick Sheltand. Scotland. Fire festival burning Viking Long Boat. <br />
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The festival now takes place on the last Tuesday in January annually.
SCOTLAND VIKING FESTIVAL FOLK CUSTOM UP HELLY AA SHETLAND FIRE FESTIVAL
Up Helly Aa. Lerwick Sheltand. Scotland. Fire festival burning Viking Long Boat.

The festival now takes place on the last Tuesday in January annually.

Filename: UP HELLY AA, SHETLAND, LERWICK, SCOTLAND, VIKING, FIRE FESTIVAL, 3 .jpg
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Date: 6 Mar 2011
Location: LERWICK SHETLAND ISLANDS SCOTLAND
Credit: HOMER SYKES
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