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Rusk Holm Photos

  Image produced from the Ordnance Survey Get-a-map service.
  Image reproduced with kind permission of Ordnance Survey
  and Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland.

Rusk Holm is a small holm lying to the west of the south end of Pharay. See the larger scale map for its position in relation to Pharay, the Pharay Holm, Weather Ness in Westray and the Point of Fersness, Eday.

Part of the Holm can just be see in an ariel photo that takes in Pharay, the Pharay Holm and Westray.

Rusk Holm Photos:
Signs of habitation
Bothy on the holm

The holm has been used for grazing sheep. As for the Pharay Holm, seals breed on Rusk Holm.

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