North Uist

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North Uist
Gaelic name About this sound Uibhist a Tuath 
Meanin o name Unclear
Location
North Uist is locatit in Ooter Hebrides
North Uist
North Uist
North Uist shawn within the Ooter Hebrides
OS grid reference NF835697
Coordinates 57°36′00″N 7°19′59″W / 57.6°N 7.333°W / 57.6; -7.333
Physical geography
Island group Uists and Barra
Aurie 30,305 hectares (117 sq mi)
Aurie rank 10 [1]
Heichest elevation Eaval 1,138 ft (347 m)
Admeenistration
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Kintra Scotland
Cooncil aurie Na h-Eileanan Siar
Demografics
Population 1,254[2]
Population rank 12 [1]
Population density 4.14 fowk/km2[2][3]
Lairgest settlement Lochmaddy
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References [3][4][5][6]

North Uist (Scots Gaelic: Uibhist a Tuath pronounced [ˈɯ.ɪʃtʲ ə t̪ʰuə]) is an island an commonty in the Ooter Hebrides o Scotland.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 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. 2.0 2.1 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. 3.0 3.1 Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004). The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh: Canongate. ISBN 978-1-84195-454-7. 
  4. Get-a-map (Map). 1:25,000. Leisure. Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  5. edited by Munch & Goss (1874). "The Chronicles of Mann vol 22". Isle of Man: Manx Society. Retrieved 31 October 2007. 
  6. Geir T. Zoëga (1910). "A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic". Germanic Lexicon Project. Retrieved 4 July 2007. 

Coordinates: 57°36′N 7°20′W / 57.600°N 7.333°W / 57.600; -7.333