Orsay is a small in the of . It lies a short distance off the west coast of the island of and shelters the harbour of the village of . The lighthouse was built on Orsay in 1825 by Robert Stevenson.

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 510 feet southwest of Oversay. Photo: Thomas Keetley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

, also known as Mackenzie Island, is an uninhabited island of 17.3 hectares, lying off the southern end of the peninsula on the island of , Scotland. is situated 2,800 feet northwest of Oversay. Photo: Gordon Hatton, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is situated 2,800 feet north of Oversay. Photo: Lesley Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

Photo: C Michael Hogan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village on in the , . Photo: Adrianmckie, CC BY-SA 4.0.


55.6737° or 55° 40' 25.4" north
-6.511° or 6° 30' 39.8" west
Open Location Code
49 feet (15 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 252380368
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Breton: Orasaigh
  • Cebuano: Orsay Island
  • English: Orsay, Inner Hebrides
  • English: Orsay
  • English: Orsay Island
  • English: Oversay Island
  • French: Orsay
  • German: Orsay
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐌿𐍂𐍃𐌴
  • Gothic: 𐌰𐍉𐍂𐍃𐌴𐌲𐍃
  • Gothic: 𐍉𐍂𐍃𐌴𐌲𐍃
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Orsay i Indre Hebridane
  • Swedish: Orsay Island

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