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Hascussay, Shetland

Historical Description

HASCUSSAY, an isle, in the parish of Mid and South Yell, in the county of Shetland; containing 42 inhabitants. Hascussay lies on the east side of Yell, in Colgrave sound, and west of the isle of Fetlar; it is one of the smaller of the Shetland group, and was formerly uninhabited.

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