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Aikerness, Holm of

A rocky islet located in Papa Sound in Orkney, between the islands of Westray and Papa Westray, the Holm of Aikerness is ¾ mile (1.2 km) in length and is connected to the former by a narrow rocky isthmus. The Knap of Howar lies opposite on Papa Westray.


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