伊迪島

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伊迪島
位置
伊迪島在蘇格蘭的位置
伊迪島
伊迪島
伊迪島 在蘇格蘭的位置
英國格網 HY560338
名稱
蘇格蘭蓋爾語
古諾爾斯語 Eið-oy[1]
意思: 古諾爾斯語「地峽島嶼」之意[1][2]
面積、最高點
面積: 2,745公頃(10.6平方英里)[1]
面積排名 (蘇格蘭): 31
最高點: Ward Hill 101米(331英尺)[1][3]
人口
人口 (2001年): 121[1]
人口排名: 41/共97座島嶼
主要人口居住地: Calfsound
歸類
所屬島嶼 奧克尼
地方政府 奧克尼群島
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注釋: [4][5]

伊迪島英语Eday),又譯埃代島伊代島,為奧克尼群島之一,坐落於蘇格蘭本島北方,距離奧克尼本島24公里(15英哩)處。面積27平方公里(10平方英哩),是群島中的第九大島。島嶼主要由古紅砂岩組成,其沿著海岸峭壁分布。

伊迪島上有許多維護良好的新石器時代陵墓,也有青銅時代的人居遺址和斯堪地那維亞時代的城堡遺跡。

參考文獻[编辑]

內文註釋
參考文獻註釋
  1. ^ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Haswell-Smith (2004) p. 386
  2. ^ "Orkney Placenames" Orkneyjar. [2012-02-29]
  3. ^ "Get-a-map" Ordnance Survey. [2012-02-26].
  4. ^ General Register Office for Scotland (2003-11-28) Occasional Paper No 10: Statistics for Inhabited Islands. [2012-02-26].
  5. ^ Pedersen, Roy (1992-01) Orkneyjar ok Katanes (map, Inverness, Nevis Print)
參考文獻列表
  • Anderson, Joseph (Ed.) (1893) Orkneyinga Saga. Translated by Jón A. Hjaltalin & Gilbert Goudie. Edinburgh. James Thin and Mercat Press (1990 reprint). ISBN 0-901824-25-9
  • Graham-Campbell, James and Batey, Colleen E. (1998) Vikings in Scotland: An Archaeological Survey. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 0-7486-0641-6
  • Haswell-Smith, Hamish. The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh: Canongate. 2004. ISBN 1-84195-454-3. 
  • Irvine, James M. (ed.) (2006) The Orkneys and Schetland in Blaeu's Atlas Novus of 1654. Ashtead. James M. Irvine. ISBN 0-9544571-2-9
  • Neill, Patrick (1806) A Tour Through Some Of The Islands of Orkney and Shetland, with a view chiefly to objects of natural history, but including also occasional remarks on the state of the inhabitants, their husbandry and fisheries. Edinburgh. Constable and Company.
  • Tait, Charles "North Isles - Eday" in The Orkney Guide (2005) Charles Tait Photography. pp. 474–80. ISBN 0-9517859-5-8
  • Noble, Gordon (2006) Neolithic Scotland: Timber, Stone, Earth and Fire. Edinburgh University Press. ISBN 0-7486-2338-8
  • Omand, Donald (ed.) (2003) The Orkney Book. Edinburgh. Birlinn.
  • Ó Corráin, Donnchadh (1998) Vikings in Ireland and Scotland in the Ninth Century. CELT.
  • Thomson, William P. L. (2008) The New History of Orkney. Edinburgh. Birlinn. ISBN 978-1-84158-696-0
  • Waugh, Doreen, "On eið-names in Orkney and other North Atlantic islands" in Sheehan, John and Ó Corráin, Donnchadh (2010) The Viking Age: Ireland and the West. Proceedings of the Fifteenth Viking Congress. Dublin. Four Courts Press. ISBN 978-1-84682-101-1
  • Wickham-Jones, Caroline (2007) Orkney: A Historical Guide. Edinburgh. Birlinn. ISBN 1-84158-596-3

外部連結[编辑]

坐标59°11′N 2°47′W / 59.183°N 2.783°W / 59.183; -2.783