Shetlopedia - The Shetland Encyclopaedia
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|Distance from Lerwick by road:|| 53 miles|
plus 1 ferry
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Gloup is a small settlement at the north end of the island of Yell. The place name is derived from Glup, the old norse word for a geological feature.
Gloup is the site of a memorial for the fishermen lost in the Gloup fishing disaster of 1881.