Stromay facts for kids
|Meaning of name||Old Norse for 'island in the tidal stream'.|
|OS grid reference||NF936746|
|Island group||Uists and Barra|
|Area||66 ha (163 acres)|
|Highest elevation||16 m (52 ft)|
|Sovereign state||United Kingdom|
|Council area||Na h-Eileanan Siar|
The low island of Stromay lies between two wide, shallow sea lochs, Loch Mhic Phàil and Loch Aulasary. Stromay is joined to North Uist for most of the tidal cycle.
There are extensive sands and rocks offshore that are exposed at low tide.
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