Holm of Papal, "isle of the priest" (2), belonging to Bressay parish, and Linga, "heather isle" (8), to the parish of Tingwall, lie S.E.
Linga (4) lies immediately to the north of Vaila.
Fully described in the Puranas, it is in the form of the linga (phallic emblem) that he is almost universally worshipped.
Immediately surrounding it is the rich farming land of the Monocacy valley, but from a distance it appears to be completely shut in by picturesque hills and mountains; to the E., the Linga ore Hills; to the W., Catoctin Mountain; and to the S., Sugar Loaf Mountain.
The feature represented by the linga, or phallic symbol.