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Norse nameHafskotsey
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Hascosay shawn within Shetland
OS grid referenceHU556930
Coordinates60°37′00″N 0°59′00″W / 60.61667°N 00.98333°W / 60.61667; -00.98333
Physical geography
Island groupShetland
Aurie275 hectare (1.06 sq mi)
Aurie rank90= [1]
Heichest elevation30 metre (98 ft)
Sovereign stateUnitit Kinrick
Cooncil aurieShetland Islands

Hascosay (Auld Norse "Hafskotsey"[5]) is a smaa island lyin atween Yell an Fetlar in the Shetland Islands, Scotland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Aurie an population ranks: thare are c. 300 islands ower 20 ha in extent an 93 permanently inhabitit islands war leetit in the 2011 census.
  2. Naitional Records o Scotland (15 August 2013) (pdf) Statistical Bulletin: 2011 Census: First Results on Population and Household Estimates for Scotland - Release 1C (Part Two). "Appendix 2: Population and households on Scotland’s inhabited islands". Retrieved 17 August 2013.
  3. Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004) The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh. Canongate.
  4. Ordnance Survey
  5. a b Anderson, Joseph (Ed.) (1893) Orkneyinga Saga. Translated by Jón A. Hjaltalin & Gilbert Goudie. Edinburgh. James Thin and Mercat Press (1990 reprint). ISBN 0-901824-25-9

Coordinates: 60°37′N 0°59′W / 60.617°N 0.983°W / 60.617; -0.983