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Eagleshay, Shetland

Historical Description

EAGLESHAY, an isle, in the parish of Northmavine, county of Shetland. It is one of the smallest of the Shetland group, and is situated in St. Magnus' bay, a short distance westward of Islesburgh on the Mainland: there is some good pasturage; and rabbits are very numerous.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of Scotland, 1851 by Samuel Lewis