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Horda, Orkney

Historical Description

HORDA, an isle, in the parish of Burray, county of Orkney. It is one of the smaller isles, lying in the Pentland Firth, between South Ronaldshay and Swinna; and is about a mile in length and half a mile in breadth, affording pasturage to cattle and sheep.

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