Corn Holm seen from Copinsay. Black Holm can be seen beyond it, and in the distance the parish of Deerness
on Mainland, Orkney
Corn Holm is a small tidal island in Orkney, near Copinsay to the west. There was once a small chapel here, and it is covered in birdlife.
Geography and geology
Corn Holm is made up of red sandstone
At low tide it is connected to Black Holm and Ward Holm, and is connected to Copinsay by a stretch called "Isle Rough". The sections north and south of Isle Rough are known as North and South Bay.
- ^ a b Haswell-Smith, Hamish. (2004) The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh. Canongate.
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Coordinates: 58°54′3″N 2°41′55″W / 58.90083°N 2.69861°W