Emsger facts for kids
|Archipelago||Bishops and Clerks|
|Area||1.4 ha (3.5 acres)|
Its name can also be shown as Em-sger, Emskir or Emskyr. The second element is from Old Norse sker – a skerry, an isolated rock in the sea.
The South Bishop Lighthouse, designed by James Walker, was built on the island and started operating in 1839.
It reaches a height of 37 metres (121 feet), North Bishop reaching 44 metres (144 feet).
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