Eerie new photographs of an abandoned Scottish island
Its last resident left in 1962 - but traces of human life on this abandoned Scottish island can be found all around.
Stroma in the Pentland Firth sits between the mainland and Orkney and was once home to a vibrant community of crofters, fishermen and their families. Today, only a crumbling shell of that community now remains.
1. The last islanders
Photographer Gavin Bird has captured traces of human life on the abandoned island of Stroma in the Pentland Firth. The last resident left in 1962.