A steep descent brought us to the little strait, bordered with rocks, which divides Brassey from the island called the noss.
The boatman suggested as the next best thing that we should go to see the Island of noss.
Standing across a little bay, we reached the Isle of noss, having hitherto coasted the shore of Bressay.
In reference to these bearings, the light is visible to the mariner from the southward, between noss and Foula Islands.
One immense portion of rock is (like the Holm of noss) separated by a chasm from the mainland.
His return was looked for anxiously by the inhabitants of noss Mayo and Newton, morning after morning.