Soay, St Kilda

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Gaelic name Soaigh
Norse name so-øy
Meanin o name (Norse) "Sheep island"
Soay is locatit in Ooter Hebrides
Soay shawn within the Ooter Hebrides
OS grid reference NA064014
Coordinates 57°50′N 8°38′W / 57.83°N 8.63°W / 57.83; -8.63
Physical geography
Island group St Kilda
Aurie 99 ha (245 acres)
Aurie rank 150= [1]
Heichest elevation Cnoc Glas 378 m (1,240 ft)
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Kintra Scotland
Cooncil aurie Ooter Hebrides
Population 0
References [2][3][4]

Soay (Scots Gaelic: Soaigh) is an uninhabitit islet in the St Kilda airchipelago, 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. 2001 UK Census per Leet o islands o Scotland
  3. Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004). The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh: Canongate. ISBN 978-1-84195-454-7. 
  4. Ordnance Survey

Coordinates: 57°49′44″N 8°38′0″W / 57.82889°N 8.63333°W / 57.82889; -8.63333