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Staffa

Staffa (stăfˈə) [key], uninhabited island, 3/4 mi (1.2 km) long and 1/4 mi (.4 km) wide, Argyll and Bute, NW Scotland, one of the Inner Hebrides, near Mull. Famous for Fingal's Cave, Staffa has numerous other caves as well as sea cliffs that reach 135 ft (41 m).

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