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Norse name Vemunðarey
Meanin o name Vémunðr's island (personal name)
Vementry is locatit in Shetland
Vementry shswn within Shetland
OS grid reference HU296606
Coordinates 60°19′46″N 1°27′47″W / 60.3294°N 1.463022°W / 60.3294; -1.463022
Physical geography
Island group Shetland
Aurie 370 hectares (1.43 sq mi)
Aurie rank 80 [1]
Heichest elevation 90 metres (295 ft) Muckle Ward
Sovereign state Unitit Kinrick
Kintra Scotland
Cooncil aurie Shetland Islands
Population 0[2]
References [3][4][5]

Vementry (Auld Norse: "Vemunðarey"[5]) is an uninhabitit Scots island in Shetland on the north side o the Wast Mainland, lyin sooth o Muckle Roe.

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. Get-a-map (Map). 1:25,000. Leisure. Ordnance Survey. Retrieved 21 August 2013. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 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°19′46″N 1°27′47″W / 60.32944°N 1.46306°W / 60.32944; -1.46306